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Last Map Update: Sat, Oct. 21, 2017 at 1:42:30 pm EDT

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Mostly sunny and warm today. Most valley locations will have highs in the mid to upper 70s.
The Winter Outlook for 2017-2018 calls for a trend toward warmer than normal temperatures. This does not mean periods of cold weather is not expected. There are equal chances of wetter or drier than normal conditions across much of the area.
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 VA13:15Haze5754331CALM-30.34
Andrews-Murphy NC13:00Clear10764635CALM-30.31
Chattanooga TN12:53Mostly Cloudy10735349CALM-30.29
Crossville TN12:53Clear10704439VRB 7-30.31
Dalton GA13:15Clear10715760CALM-30.30
Knoxville TN (McGhee-Tyson)12:53Overcast10675565CALM-30.31
Middlesboro KY13:15Clear10725147SE 3-30.31
Morristown TN13:15Clear10715046CALM-30.30
Oak Ridge TN12:53Clear10675463CALM-30.32
Tazewell Cnty VA13:15Clear10675463NW 5-30.36
Tri-Cities TN12:53Mostly Cloudy10715149CALM-30.32
Wise VA13:15Clear10714235CALM-30.36

Local Weather History For October 21st...
In 2005, storms hit the area with $138,000 wind damage. Quarter-size hail fell in Oak Ridge.