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Severe Storms Possible across east Tennessee, southwest Virginia and southwest North Carolina for Saturday Afternoon and Evening

Severe Weather Overview for Saturday A very moist and unstable air-mass is possible Saturday afternoon and evening. Scattered thunderstorms will develop Saturday with some of the storms becoming severe. Large hail up to Golfball size and damaging winds up to 70 mph are possible. Also, localized heavy rainfall is expected with the stronger storms. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Fri, May. 26, 2017 at 1:07:34 pm EDT

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National Weather Service Huntsville, ALNational Weather Service Peachtree City, GANational Weather Service Greer, SC

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 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
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 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
Weather Vsby.
Wind Chill / Heat Index
Abingdon VA12:55Clear10705456WNW 13G18-30.03
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN12:53Mostly Cloudy10775546W 13G17-30.05
Crossville TN12:53Overcast10705661WSW 8-30.08
Dalton GA12:35Clear10735756CALM-30.05
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)12:53Partly Cloudy10735247W 8-30.04
Middlesboro KY12:55Partly Cloudy10745449WNW 9-30.03
Morristown TN12:55Mostly Clear10715353W 10G16-30.03
Oak Ridge TN12:53Clear10755346VRB 5-30.05
Tazewell Cnty VA12:35Partly Cloudy10655161WNW 12G18-30.03
Tri-Cities TN12:53Mostly Cloudy10715352W 8-30.03
Wise VA12:30Mostly Cloudy10685052CALM-30.06

Local Weather History For May 26th...
In 2011, storms hit the area. Hen-egg size hail was reported as well as damaging winds.