Radar Update 11:30am

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 pm. Some of the storms could pose a severe threat through the early evening hours. A level 3 out of 5 for numerous severe storms has been issued for parts of our viewing area through this evening.

Regional Severe Weather Outlook

Most of NE TN is included in this level 3 out of 5 or enhanced risk. Most of SW VA is included in a level 2 out of 5 or slight risk for severe storms. Keep in mind these boundaries are only approximate and severe weather can occur across the entire viewing area today.

Local Severe Weather Outlook

The main threat would be damaging wind in excess of 60 mph and hail up to 1″ in diameter. Although the threat of tornadoes is lower, we cannot completely rule out the chance of an isolated tornado.

Severe Weather Threats

The best chance to see severe weather will be between 12pm thru 6p this evening.

Forecast for 12pm Friday
Forecast for 2pm Friday
Forecast for 4pm Friday
Forecast for 6pm Friday
Forecast for 8pm Friday

High near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. The chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three-quarters of an inch possible.

Friday Night: Rain and thunderstorms, mainly before 2 am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5 am. Low around 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. The chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight’s Forecast

Saturday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2 pm, then rain likely. High near 65. Southwest wind around 10 mph. The chance of precipitation is 90%.

Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 8 pm, then a chance of showers, mainly between 8 pm and 2 am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. The chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Mother’s Day Weekend Forecast

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

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Stay safe and have a great rest of your Friday.