Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.45 in (1031.2 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 7:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.63°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2028 ft)
5:36 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
8pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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