Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Heavy Rain and Strong Storms in Southwest and East.

The latest Central Pacific Hurricane Center forecast track brings major hurricane Lane closer to Hawaii later this week. A strong low and associated cold front will bring a threat of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain to portions of the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast. Monsoon moisture may produce local flash flooding in the Southwest and dry thunderstorms in the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain

75°F

24°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed W 15 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Gatlinburg TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 10 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: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Gatlinburg TN
 35.64°N 83.53°W (Elev. 4177 ft)
2:46 pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
5pm EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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