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Last Map Update: Sat, Sep. 23, 2017 at 4:14:33 pm EDT

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Today is the first full day of Fall, but the afternoon temperatures will feel like mid-Summer. There are chances of showers and storms mainly along and south of I-40, as well as in the mountains.
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 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
Weather Vsby.
Wind Chill / Heat Index
Abingdon VA15:55Partly Cloudy10895430E 10-30.09
Andrews-Murphy NC15:40Partly Cloudy10866448N 3-30.05
Chattanooga TN15:53Cumulonimbus Clouds, Lightning Observed10896341NW 7-30.01
Crossville TN15:53Lightning Observed10826352SE 5-30.09
Dalton GA15:55Light Rain With Thunder \ Lightning Observed10787178W 3-30.03
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)15:53Partly Cloudy10886445ENE 7-30.02
Middlesboro KY15:55Partly Cloudy10876649NW 7-30.06
Morristown TN15:55Partly Cloudy10866042CALM-30.04
Oak Ridge TN15:53Clear10886343CALM-30.05
Tazewell Cnty VA15:55Clear10844425NE 7-30.14
Tri-Cities TN15:53Mostly Cloudy10885937VRB 3-30.06
Wise VA15:55Clear10825134N 7-30.16

Local Weather History For September 23rd...
Storms hit the area in 2006, $181,000 wind damage. Heavy rain produced flooding.