Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

Heavy, accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada. Another Bering Sea storm will bring strong winds and heavy precipitation to the Aleutians and southwest Alaska into Thursday. Light snow is expected from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. A widespread and significant winter storm is expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 8 Dec 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of sprinkles before 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Sprinkles

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of sprinkles before 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers. High near 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
6:06 am EST Dec 8, 2021
8am EST Dec 8, 2021-6pm EST Dec 14, 2021
 
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