Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday's Weather Concerns

The start of the Memorial day weekend will feature a number of weather hazards. Severe storms are expected in the north-central Plains and perhaps across New England. Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Four Corners region. The Northwest will be unsettled with cooler temperatures, showers and mountain snow. A few record highs are likely in the south-central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
1:06 am EDT May 28, 2022
1am EDT May 28, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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