Hazy, hot, humid Friday, spotty storms possible

By: Chief Meteorologist David Aldrich Email
By: Chief Meteorologist David Aldrich Email

Today's high in Knoxville was 91 degrees at 4:47 PM at McGhee Tyson Airport. This morning's low was 64 degrees.

*** This marks the 14th time in 2014 to hit 90 degrees or higher in Knoxville.
Normal or average number of 90 degree days in Knoxville per year is 31 days ***

Airport rain today: Trace

3.31 inches of rain for August

28.56 inches of rain and melted snow since January 1, 2014...4.78 inches BELOW NORMAL for the year.

Peak wind gust today: 13 mph

Tonight, spotty showers fade early, few clouds, more humid, patchy fog, sunrises at 7:06 AM.

Look for a low of 68 degrees.

Winds: VRB 0-5 mph

The normal or average low for this time of year is 66 degrees.

Knoxville on Friday (Hazy, hot, humid, isolated storms, 20% chance, highs: 89 to 92 degrees)

5 AM 68 degrees.......Scattered clouds

8 AM 71 degrees.......Few clouds,humid

Noon 86 degrees.......Partly cloudy, VRB / SW 5-10 mph

5 PM 92 degrees.......Partly cloudy, spotty storms, 20% chance

**Heat index or "feels like" temperatures: mid to upper 90s**

Sunsets 8:07 PM

Friday night: Scattered high clouds, low of 67 degrees

Saturday: Becoming mostly cloudy, showers & storms late, 40% chance, high of 89 degrees

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, humid, scattered showers & storms, 60 % chance, high of 84 degrees

Knoxville on Friday (Hazy, hot, humid, isolated storms, 20% chance, highs: 89 to 92 degrees)

Knoxville 92 degrees

Maryville 92 degrees

Mascot 89 degrees

Luttrell 89 degrees

Farragut 91 degrees

Oak Ridge 92 degrees

Dandridge 90 degrees

Oneida 88 degrees

Crossville 88 degrees

LaFollette 91 degrees

Wartburg 89 degrees

Tazewell 89 degrees

Sneedville 88 degrees

Morristown 90 degrees

Rutledge 90 degrees

Newport 88 degrees

Kingston 89 degrees

Madisonville 91 degrees

Sevierville 88 degrees

Gatlinburg 83 degrees

David Aldrich

Chief Meteorologist
VLT Local 8 Weather
Knoxville, TN

david.aldrich@wvlt-tv.com


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