Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain

17°C

62°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1011.4 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 3 May 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gatlinburg TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Gatlinburg TN
 35.73°N 83.49°W (Elev. 486 m)
9:34 pm EDT May 2, 2016
2am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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