Forecast: Warming trend this weekend

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9:30 AM Friday

Good Friday morning, East Tennessee!

Today will be the first day of a streak of sunny skies and warming temperatures that will last over the weekend. This afternoon, mostly sunny skies will prevail. Temps will remain mild, with highs in the low-to mid-70s.

Tonight, skies will be mostly clear. Temps will be a bit chilly, with lows in the mid-40s to low-50s.

 

Moving through the weekend, sunny skies will continue and temperatures will be on the rise. Saturday, look for highs in the mid- to upper-70s. By Sunday, temps will make it into the 80s.

We’ll see a slight chance of storms on Memorial Day. Skies will be mostly to partly sunny. Temps will linger in the mid-80s. More showers and and storms are possible overnight.

Tuesday, scattered showers and thunderstorms are likely. Look for partly sunny to mostly cloudy skies. Highs will be in the mid-80s.

 

Tri-Cities

 

Knoxville

Chattanooga

 

Have a great day and weekend!

~Lead Forecaster Slater Teague

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