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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 6:56:32 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 VA06:35Overcast10545293WNW 9-29.58
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN06:24Light Rain10575283WSW 5-29.65
Crossville TN06:38Overcast10514992WSW 8-29.63
Dalton GA06:35Overcast105353100CALM-29.67
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)05:53Mostly Clear10524989SW 6-29.59
Middlesboro KY06:35Overcast10544982S 6-29.59
Morristown TN06:35Mostly Cloudy10515093WSW 8-29.60
Oak Ridge TN06:18Overcast10524989CALM-29.62
Tazewell Cnty VA06:35Overcast10501929SW 9-29.57
Tri-Cities TN05:53Partly Cloudy10514992SW 7-29.57
Wise VA06:30Overcast105050100SW 7G17-29.58


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