LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Saturday...Mostly cloudy, A.M. showers, P.M. strong to severe storms, large hail, golfball to baseball size possible, damaging winds, gusts 70-80 mph possible, isolated tornado.
Undated (WVLT) - A winter storm warning is in effect for the mountains of East Tennessee along the North Carolina border for tonight and wednesday.
Four to six inches of snow are expected in the highest elevations of the Smokies with a dusting of snow possible in the valley.
The National Weather Service has also issued a snow advisory for Bell, Harlan, Whitley, McCreary, and Knox Counties in Kentucky.
These areas could recieve up to three inches of snow.
Some area roads could become slick and wind chills will drop to near zero overnight.
Take precautions and prepare for a strong winter blast.
Meteorologist Scott Blalock will have the latest at 5:30 and 7:00 pm with an update on snow at 11 pm tonight !
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