Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 26 Sep 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Gatlinburg TN
 35.67°N 83.58°W (Elev. 2526 ft)
10:20 am EDT Sep 26, 2016
10am EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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