Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

33°F

1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Newport TN

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
A chance of rain showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Newport TN
 35.95°N 83.19°W (Elev. 1220 ft)
7:36 am EST Jan 17, 2019
8am EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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