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Last Map Update: Fri, Jan. 20, 2017 at 3:09:33 pm EST

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Another mild day across the area. Temperatures will be around 10 degrees above average.
Strong to severe storms will be possible across the eastern Tennessee Valley Saturday afternoon and evening. The main threats with these storms will be damaging winds, hail, and locally heavy rainfall. However, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out, mainly along the southern plateau and southeast Tennessee.
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
With last of precipitation moving out for today, we saw rainfall totals ranging from 1.5 inches near Chattanooga, 0.46 inches near Bristol, and 0.26 inches near Knoxville.

 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
(EST)
Weather Vsby.
(SM)
Temp.
(ºF)
Dewpt.
(ºF)
Hum.
(%)
Wind
(mph)
Wind Chill / Heat Index
(ºF)
Pres.
(in)
Abingdon VA14:55Partly Cloudy10625476W 8-29.82
Middlesboro KY14:55Partly Cloudy10665056SSW 7G17-29.77
Knoxville TN14:53Mostly Cloudy10685256SW 14-29.77
Andrews-Murphy NC14:40Mostly Cloudy10665259W 10-29.82
Dalton GA14:35Mostly Cloudy10695356SSW 6G9-29.80
Tri-Cities TN14:53Partly Cloudy10655262SW 14G21-29.80
Tazewell Cnty VA14:55Overcast10655262WSW 8-29.82
Crossville TN14:53Mostly Cloudy10614862SW 7-29.79
Chattanooga TN14:53Mostly Cloudy10705252SSW 6-29.78
Oak Ridge TN14:53Mostly Clear10685154SSW 9G20-29.78
Wayne Cnty KY14:56Mostly Clear10655058S 8G22-29.77
Morristown TN14:55Overcast10665055W 10-29.78
Wise VA14:55Partly Cloudy10594867SW 12-29.82


Local Weather History For January 20th...
2-3" of rain and melted snow caused flooding in the area in 1996. 1 died in Cocke Co.