Current Observations

Tennessee Side
Mostly Cloudy and 72 F at Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport, TN

Mostly Cloudy Winds are Northeast at 6.9 MPH (6 KT). The pressure is 1017.2 mb and the humidity is 91%. Last Updated on Aug 24 2019, 7:53 am EDT.

North Carolina Side
Overcast and 71 F at Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport, NC

Overcast Winds are North at 4.6 MPH (4 KT). The pressure is 1018.0 mb and the humidity is 87%. Last Updated on Aug 24 2019, 7:54 am EDT.

Current visible satellite for the Great Smoky Mountains.

Great Smokies Visible Satellite Enlarge

Current doppler radar for the Great Smoky Mountains.

Doppler Radar Enlarge | Animate

 

Images dark? It's night in the mountains.

Webcams

Current webcam for Look Rock Overlook, Tennessee.
Look Rock Enlarge

2,891ft elevation
West park looking east

Current webcam for Purchase Knob, North Carolina.
Purchase Knob Enlarge

4,911ft elevation
East park looking east

Current webcam for Cold Mountain, Tennessee.
Cold Mountain Enlarge

5,001ft elevation
East of park looking west

Current webcam for Joyce Kilmer Slickrock Wilderness, North Carolina.
Joyce Kilmer Enlarge

4,801ft elevation
South of park looking west

5.046ft elevation, Newfound Gap looking southeast

Last update local time: 5:15pm Sat, Aug 24, 2019 - outrageGIS.com

Yesterday's webcam animations

Look Rock, 1,600px x 1,232px

Cold Mountain, 648px x 518px

National Maps & A Bird's Eye View

Current surface observations
Current Surface Observations: Enlarge

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

Current National Weather Service watches and warnings.
Current Watches & Warnings: Enlarge

Great Smokies Weather on NOAA's website 

Bird's Eye View of the Smokies
3D Map Enlarge

A zoomable map. Part of our printed hiking map.