Current Observations

Tennessee Side
A Few Clouds and 84 F at Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport, TN

A Few Clouds Winds are Northeast at 4.6 MPH (4 KT). The pressure is 1017.1 mb and the humidity is 46%. The heat index is 84. Last Updated on Aug 31 2015, 6:53 pm EDT.

North Carolina Side
Overcast and 80 F at Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport, NC

Overcast Winds are Variable at 3.5 MPH (3 KT). The pressure is 1018.0 mb and the humidity is 54%. The heat index is 81. Last Updated on Aug 31 2015, 6:54 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: 7:45pm Mon, Aug 31, 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

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NOAA Streaming Weather Radio
Knoxville, TN