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Last Map Update: Fri, Feb. 24, 2017 at 8:39:34 am 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 9 pm This evening to 4 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 main timeframe will be from 9 pm Friday through 4 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!
Temperatures on Friday are expected to be near or above record highs across the Tennessee Valley. The record highs for Friday are 77 at Chattanooga, 76 in Knoxville, and 72 in Tri-Cities.
More information on this climate data can be found at http://www.weather.gov/mrx/dailyclimateimageinfo

 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
(EST)
Weather Vsby.
(SM)
Temp.
(ºF)
Dewpt.
(ºF)
Hum.
(%)
Wind
(mph)
Wind Chill / Heat Index
(ºF)
Pres.
(in)
Abingdon VA08:15Clear10535090E 3-29.92
Andrews-Murphy NC08:10Partly Cloudy74242100NE 3-29.94
Chattanooga TN07:53Partly Cloudy10514889CALM-29.87
Crossville TN07:53Clear10595072S 8G17-29.85
Dalton GA08:15Clear105353100CALM-29.89
Knoxville TN07:53Partly Cloudy10514889NE 3-29.86
Middlesboro KY08:15Clear105050100CALM-29.86
Morristown TN08:15Clear10535087CALM-29.87
Oak Ridge TN07:53Clear10514992CALM-29.88
Tazewell Cnty VA08:15Clear10574667SSE 3-29.91
Tri-Cities TN07:53Partly Cloudy8474592CALM-29.90
Wayne Cnty KY07:56Clear10635165SE 7-29.81
Wise VA08:15Clear10574462S 8-29.91


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