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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 8:02:33 pm EDT

National Weather Service Louisville, KYNational Weather Service Jackson, KYNational Weather Service Charleston, WV
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National Weather Service Blacksburg, VA
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 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
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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 VA19:35Light Rain2 1/2565697W 13G23-29.73
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN18:53Mostly Cloudy10725045W 10-29.80
Crossville TN18:53Mostly Cloudy10635165W 13-29.81
Dalton GA19:35Clear10695049W 6-29.82
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)18:53Mostly Cloudy10665362WSW 13-29.76
Middlesboro KY19:35Overcast10645573WSW 3-29.76
Morristown TN19:35Overcast10645163W 10G17-29.75
Oak Ridge TN18:53Overcast10675258VRB 3-29.77
Tazewell Cnty VA19:35Light Rain3532432WSW 13G25-29.70
Tri-Cities TN19:19Mist3575593WSW 14-29.73
Wise VA19:30Rain55353100W 12G18-29.74


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