More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

22°C

71°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 1014.3 mb (29.99 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 May 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 32.

    Hot

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 32.

    Hot

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the evening.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 333 m)
9:32 pm EDT May 21, 2019
1am EDT May 22, 2019-6pm EDT May 28, 2019
 
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