Weather in the Great Smokies
Tennessee & North Carolina

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Current NOAA Radar, East TN: Enlarge | Animate
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Current Web Cams

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Look Rock webcam
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Forecast for high country elevations around 5,000ft

Current Observations

Tennessee side
Overcast and 63 F at Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport, TN

Winds are Southwest at 11.5 MPH (10 KT). The pressure is 1012.0 mb and the humidity is 90%. The wind chill is 62. Last Updated on May 5 2021, 7:53 am EDT.

North Carolina side
Fair and 61 F at Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport, NC

Winds are North at 8.1 MPH (7 KT). The pressure is 1011.3 mb and the humidity is 87%. The wind chill is 60. Last Updated on May 5 2021, 7:54 am EDT.

Road Closures
from the National Park Service

Past Observations

Yesterday's precipitation & temperature

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Watches and Warnings

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Great Smoky Mountains Weather on NOAA's website

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