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Last Map Update: Tue, Dec. 6, 2016 at 2:51:29 pm EST

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Sustained winds of 15 to 30 mph with gusts near 45 mph will be possible in the East Tennessee mountains today through mid afternoon.
Much colder temperatures will build in behind a cold front that will move through the area on Thursday. Lows in the teens and lower 20s can be expected Friday morning and Saturday morning, with highs on Friday only in the 20s and 30s.
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
More information on this climate data can be found at http://www.weather.gov/mrx/dailyclimateimageinfo

Local Weather History For December 6th...
3-day snowstorm hit the area in 1886 dumping 42" of snow in places. 22.5" fell at Knoxville.