"Should I carry an umbrella with me on Thursday ?"
Keep it in the car, just in case. There's a spotty shower or thunder chance late tonight and into Thursday.
"Should I keep a jacket handy for the mornings this week ?"
Yes, very cool nights and early mornings will keep coming. Kids at the bus stop will want a jacket, but because it warms up later in the afternoon, they may be tempted to leave it at school.
"Will it rain in Athens, Georgia for the Vols game ?"
No, just partly cloudy and temps. in the upper 70s for kickoff in Georgia at 3:30 PM Saturday.
"I'm ALL VOL!" Forecast against the Georgia Bulldogs:
Knoxville on Thursday (Clouds to sun, spotty rain or thunder, 20% chance, high of 68 to 71 degrees)
5 AM 55 degrees......Mostly cloudy, spotty rain or thunder, 20% chance
8 AM 56 degrees......Mostly cloudy, spotty rain or thunder, 20% chance, sunrise 7:30 AM
Noon 64 degrees......Partly cloudy, WNW 3-8 mph
5 PM 71 degrees......Partly cloudy
Sunset 7:22 PM
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, turning very cool, low of 49 degrees
Friday: Partly cloudy, high of 73 degrees
Saturday: Partly cloudy, high of 77 degrees
VLT Local 8 Weather