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Severe weather possible across central Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains. The areas at greatest risk are southeastern Wyo., northeastern Colo. and the Neb. Panhandle, where very large hail and tornadoes are possible, as well as southern Neb. and northern Kan., where large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 3 Jun 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN
 35.67°N 83.58°W (Elev. 2526 ft)
2:39 pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
4pm EDT Jun 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 9, 2015
 
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