Fire Weather Concerns Persist Across the West; Below Normal Temperatures for the Midwest and East

As a cold front moves through the western states, gusty conditions will pose fire weather concerns through the weekend from the interior Northwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. Elsewhere, temperatures will run ten or more degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest into much of the eastern U.S. A tropical depression may bring heavy rainfall to parts of the western Gulf Coast this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.61°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2234 ft)
3:00 am EDT Sep 18, 2020
7am EDT Sep 18, 2020-6pm EDT Sep 24, 2020
 
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