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Last Map Update: Fri, Feb. 24, 2017 at 9:18:33 pm EST

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A line of severe storms will move into the region late this evening into early Saturday morning. The main threat from these storms will be damaging winds and hail up to the size of quarters. Additionally, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Timing is still uncertain, but it presently appears the best window for storms is from roughly 10 pm This evening to 5 am Saturday morning. Locations north of I-40 and west of I-75 will be most at risk.
It's never the wrong time to be thinking about severe weather safety. Know where you will go when a warning is issued.
A line of severe storms will move into the Plateau late Friday night into early Saturday morning. Damaging winds and hail up to the size of quarters will be the main threat but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. The highest risk for severe weather will be north of I-40 and west of I-75. The main timeframe will be from 10 pm Friday night through 5 am Saturday.
Remember, If you hear thunder, you're close enough to be hit! Make the right (and safe choice) -- when thunder roars, move indoors!
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
(EST)
Weather Vsby.
(SM)
Temp.
(ºF)
Dewpt.
(ºF)
Hum.
(%)
Wind
(mph)
Wind Chill / Heat Index
(ºF)
Pres.
(in)
Abingdon VA20:55Clear10625065CALM-29.77
Andrews-Murphy NC20:50Overcast10675360WSW 7-29.81
Chattanooga TN20:53Mostly Cloudy10715250SSE 6-29.72
Crossville TN20:53Partly Cloudy10675156S 6-29.74
Dalton GA20:50Mostly Cloudy10695356SSE 6-29.76
Knoxville TN20:53Partly Cloudy10665056S 7-29.72
Middlesboro KY20:55Partly Cloudy10705252S 7-29.71
Morristown TN20:55Mostly Cloudy10684849WSW 6-29.74
Oak Ridge TN20:53Overcast10715149S 7-29.73
Tazewell Cnty VA20:55Clear10624860S 6-29.77
Tri-Cities TN20:53Mostly Clear10655058S 7-29.75
Wayne Cnty KY20:56Mostly Clear10695458VRB 6-29.67
Wise VA20:55Clear10644651S 12G17-29.77


Local Weather History For February 24th...
Storms hit in 2012 producing hail as large as quarters.