Mid-South Flash Flood Threat; California, Central Great Basin, and Plains Fire Weather Risks

Heavy rain from Nicholas remnants may produce flash flooding across the mid-south. The first fall storm of the season is producing rain, high elevation mountain snow, and cold temperatures in the Northwest; and critical fire weather threats for California, the Great Basin, and the Colorado Front Range. An early arctic front may produce the first freeze and areas of snow for much of Alaska Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Sep 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Townsend TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.8°W (Elev. 1362 ft)
12:52 pm EDT Sep 19, 2021
2pm EDT Sep 19, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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