Showers & storms, mainly A.M. Friday

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

Today's high in Knoxville was 78 degrees at 4:59 PM at McGhee Tyson Airport. This morning's low was 42 degrees.

Airport rain today: None

2.70 inches of rain for April

13.19 inches of rain and melted snow since January 1, 2014

Peak wind gust today: 16 mph

Tonight, clouds increase, showers & storms develop very late, mainly after 3 AM, 40% chance, sunrises at 6:51 AM.

Look for a low of 56 degrees

Winds: S 5-15 mph

The normal or average low for this time of year is 50 degrees.

Knoxville on Friday (Showers & storms, mainly A.M., then clearing, highs: 69 to 72 degrees)

6 AM 56 degrees.......Cloudy, showers & storms, 60% chance

8 AM 59 degrees.......Cloudy, showers & storms, 60% chance

Noon 66 degrees.......Mostly cloudy, showers & storms, 40% chance, S / W 10-20 mph, Gusts 30-35 mph

5 PM 72 degrees.......Scattered clouds

Sunsets 8:18 PM

Friday night: Clearing skies, cooler, low of 46 degrees

Saturday: Mostly sunny, warm, high of 80 degrees

Sunday: Mostly sunny, warmer, high of 84 degrees

Knoxville on Friday (Showers & storms, mainly A.M., then clearing, highs: 69 to 72 degrees)

Knoxville 72 degrees

Maryville 72 degrees

Halls 71 degrees

Mascot 71 degrees

Farragut 71 degrees

Oak Ridge 72 degrees

Dandridge 71 degrees

Oneida 69 degrees

Crossville 69 degrees

LaFollette 71 degrees

Wartburg 70 degrees

Tazewell 69 degrees

Sneedville 69 degrees

Morristown 72 degrees

Rutledge 71 degrees

Newport 69 degrees

Kingston 70 degrees

Madisonville 71 degrees

Sevierville 70 degrees

Gatlinburg 66 degrees

David Aldrich

Chief Meteorologist
VLT Local 8 Weather
Knoxville, TN

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