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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: Thu, May. 25, 2017 at 8:32:38 am EDT

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Unseasonably cool and wet conditions are expected across southwest Virginia and northern half of Tennessee today.
A very moist and unstable air-mass is expected Saturday. Scattered thunderstorms are anticipated with the main concern from these storms being damaging winds and large hail. Also, locally heavy rainfall is possible which may cause localized flash flooding.
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 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
(EDT)
Weather Vsby.
(SM)
Temp.
(ºF)
Dewpt.
(ºF)
Hum.
(%)
Wind
(mph)
Wind Chill / Heat Index
(ºF)
Pres.
(in)
Abingdon VA08:15Overcast10535192WSW 10-29.64
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN07:53Mostly Cloudy10585280WSW 7-29.69
Crossville TN08:19Overcast10524989WSW 8-29.66
Dalton GA08:15Overcast105555100SE 3-29.70
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)08:22Mostly Cloudy10565286SSW 12-29.65
Middlesboro KY08:15Overcast10555083S 7-29.62
Morristown TN08:15Mostly Cloudy10555187WSW 13-29.62
Oak Ridge TN08:16Mostly Cloudy10545086CALM-29.66
Tazewell Cnty VA08:15Overcast10511624SW 7-29.61
Tri-Cities TN07:53Overcast10534985SSW 7-29.64
Wise VA08:10Overcast75050100SW 12-29.62


Local Weather History For May 25th...
Storm downburst hit Kingsport in 1998. Wind up to 120 mph resulted in $1.5 million damage.