Current Observations

Tennessee Side
Light Rain and 62 F at Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport, TN

Light Rain Winds are Northeast at 4.6 MPH (4 KT). The pressure is 1013.4 mb and the humidity is 90%. The wind chill is 62. Last Updated on May 2 2016, 7:53 pm EDT.

North Carolina Side
Thunderstorm in Vicinity and 73 F at Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport, NC

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Winds are Southwest at 3.5 MPH (3 KT). The pressure is 1011.0 mb and the humidity is 57%. Last Updated on May 2 2016, 7:54 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: 9:00pm Mon, May 02, 2016 - 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.