Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Newfound Gap NC

High Wind Warning until February 20, 04:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until February 20, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Wed

    High Wind Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Windy, with a south wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 10pm, then rain after 10pm.  Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Windy, with a south wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 10pm, then rain after 10pm. Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Newfound Gap NC
 35.68°N 83.44°W (Elev. 3612 ft)
3:36 am EST Feb 20, 2019
4am EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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