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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: Fri, May. 26, 2017 at 10:36:33 pm EDT

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Mild tonight with lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Clouds will increase from the northwest overnight.
Sattered strong to severe thunderstorms may develop across the are during the afternoon and evening hours on Saturday, with damaging winds and large hail up to golfball size being the main threat. Another round of severe weather is possible late Saturday night into early Sunday morning as a intense line of storms drops into the region from the northwest. The potential for more widespread damaging winds will exist with this system. Those with outdoor plans should closely monitor the weather!!!
Here's some important information to keep in mind about thunderstorms. Those with outdoor plans should closely monitor the weather on Saturday!
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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 VA22:15Clear10625785CALM-30.03
Andrews-Murphy NC21:40Heavy Rain46464100CALM-29.71
Chattanooga TN21:53Partly Cloudy10776157S 5-29.95
Crossville TN21:53Clear10715761VRB 5-29.98
Dalton GA22:15Clear10686488CALM-29.97
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)21:53Clear10726168CALM-29.94
Middlesboro KY22:15Partly Cloudy10646292CALM-29.98
Morristown TN22:15Mostly Clear10666082CALM-29.97
Oak Ridge TN21:53Clear10706275CALM-29.96
Tazewell Cnty VA22:15Clear10645367SW 7-30.04
Tri-Cities TN21:53Mostly Clear10625783CALM-30.00
Wise VA22:10Clear10625372CALM-30.05


Local Weather History For May 26th...
In 2011, storms hit the area. Hen-egg size hail was reported as well as damaging winds.