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Last Map Update: Sat, May. 27, 2017 at 9:14:38 pm EDT

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Strong to severe thunderstorms will move across the area during the late afternoon and evening hours today, with damaging winds and large hail up to golfball size being the main threats. Those with outdoor plans should closely monitor the weather.
Here's some important information to keep in mind about thunderstorms. Those with outdoor plans should closely monitor the weather on Saturday!
Each observation point is apart of our COOP program (Cooperative Observer Program). Each site has a 24 hour observation period that ends and begins at 8 am local time. Each site records temperature, precipitation, and snowfall data. More information about the COOP program can be found here www.nws.noaa.gov/om/coop/ Data began being collected at: Cades Cover on 01/01/1999 || Mount LeConte on 07/01/1987 || Newfound Gap on 01/01/1991 || Sugarlands Visitor Center on 12/01/1921
More information on this climate data can be found at http://www.weather.gov/mrx/dailyclimateimageinfo

 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
(EDT)
Weather Vsby.
(SM)
Temp.
(ºF)
Dewpt.
(ºF)
Hum.
(%)
Wind
(mph)
Wind Chill / Heat Index
(ºF)
Pres.
(in)
Abingdon VA20:55Rain With Thunder In The Vicinity \ Lightning Observed7636194SSW 3-29.97
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN20:53Mostly Cloudy10796869S 7-29.90
Crossville TN21:02Thunder In The Vicinity \ Lightning Observed10696586S 6-29.92
Dalton GA20:55Lightning Observed10776978SSE 3-29.91
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)20:53Overcast10766671S 9-29.88
Middlesboro KY20:55Lightning Observed10676798CALM-29.92
Morristown TN20:55Partly Cloudy10756983S 7-29.89
Oak Ridge TN20:53Mostly Cloudy10766979NW 3-29.90
Tazewell Cnty VA20:55Lightning Observed7626198S 3-29.98
Tri-Cities TN20:53Light Rain With Thunder \ Cumulonimbus Clouds, Lightning Observed9666183SE 3-29.97
Wise VA20:50Thunder In The Vicinity \ Lightning Observed106060100CALM-30.01


Local Weather History For May 27th...
In 1973, intense storms hit the area with wind and rain. 4 died. $5 million damage.