Some sunshine Wednesday but the on and off rain chances continue

Meteorologist Paige Noel is tracking a cold front that will bring all of us rain by the end of the week.
Published: May. 24, 2022 at 3:16 PM EDT|Updated: May. 24, 2022 at 10:28 PM EDT
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Scattered rain and storms return again tonight, but we dry out for most of the day Wednesday before the better chance for rain and storms arrives Thursday.

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Scattered rain and storms continue overnight with temperatures dropping to near 65 degrees by Wednesday morning.

The rain becomes spotty by the morning and we look to dry out as we head throughout the day. The clouds start to break apart throughout the day with an isolated downpour or storm developing in the late afternoon to early evening hours. Temperatures warm back up with a high near 87 degrees.


A few more pockets of rain and storms move in Wednesday night, building up to an 80% coverage Thursday, with the passage of the next cold front. Temperatures are in the upper 70s Thursday.

Rainfall from Thursday through Friday morning
Rainfall from Thursday through Friday morning(WVLT)

Showers linger into Friday and remain below average with a high near 75 degrees.

Some wrap-around moisture looks to crew a few showers in our area Saturday, keeping us around 79 degrees. Sunshine and 80s return for the rest of the Memorial Day weekend. In your First Alert 8-day Planner, we’re looking to keep heating back up to around 90 degrees next week.

Tuesday evening's First Alert 8-day planner
Tuesday evening's First Alert 8-day planner(WVLT)

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