Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Townsend TN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Townsend TN
 35.63°N 83.78°W (Elev. 2028 ft)
10:40 am EDT Oct 20, 2020
11am EDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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