Current Observations

Tennessee Side
Mostly Cloudy and 90 F at Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport, TN

Mostly Cloudy Winds are West at 6.9 MPH (6 KT). The pressure is 1014.0 mb and the humidity is 56%. The heat index is 97. Last Updated on Jul 28 2015, 2:53 pm EDT.

North Carolina Side
A Few Clouds and 87 F at Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport, NC

A Few Clouds Winds are Variable at 3.5 MPH (3 KT). The pressure is 1014.6 mb and the humidity is 55%. The heat index is 91. Last Updated on Jul 28 2015, 2:54 pm EDT.

Current visible satellite for the Great Smoky Mountains.

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Current doppler radar for the Great Smoky Mountains.

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FAQ from NOAA

 

Images dark? It's night in the mountains.

Webcams

Current webcam for Look Rock Overlook, Tennessee.
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2,891ft elevation
West park looking east

Current webcam for Purchase Knob, North Carolina.
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4,911ft elevation
East park looking east

Current webcam for Cold Mountain, Tennessee.
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5,001ft elevation
East of park looking west

Current webcam for Joyce Kilmer Slickrock Wilderness, North Carolina.
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4,700ft elevation
South of park looking west

Last update local time: 3:30pm Tue, Jul 28, 2015 - outrageGIS.com

National Maps & A Bird's Eye View

Current surface observations
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Precipitation forecast maps for next few days.
Alternate page for storm tracking.

Current National Weather Service watches and warnings.
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Great Smokies Weather on NOAA's website 

Bird's Eye View of the Smokies
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A zoomable map. Part of our printed hiking map.

Special Weather Statements

West Smokies

East Smokies

NOAA Streaming Weather Radio
Knoxville, TN