Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Much of the West; Summer-Like Warmth for Parts of the Central and Southwest U.S.

Unsettled conditions in the Southeast, Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Northwest will gradually improve this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of the Rockies, Plains, and Great Basin. Widespread above normal temperatures are anticipated over much of the Central and Southwest U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.61°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2234 ft)
3:06 am EDT Sep 26, 2020
9am EDT Sep 26, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2020
 
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