Dangerous Heat Continues Across the South; Severe Storms Possible in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for much of the southern U.S. through Tuesday. Otherwise, scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible across portions of the southern and central High Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will persist over portions of the Southwest, Great Basin, and Intermountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sevierville Gatlinburg - Pigeon Forge Airport (KGKT)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 83.53°WElev: 1001ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 12 Jul 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Newfound Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Newfound Gap NC
 35.66°N 83.45°W (Elev. 6499 ft)
3:08 pm EDT Jul 12, 2020
7pm EDT Jul 12, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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