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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 5:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN

Wind Advisory February 24, 07:00pm until February 25, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 48. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely.  Temperature falling to around 43 by 5pm. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 48. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely. Temperature falling to around 43 by 5pm. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN
 35.67°N 83.58°W (Elev. 2526 ft)
3:26 am EST Feb 24, 2017
6am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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