Heat cranks back up, with spotty storms

Chief Meteorologist Heather Haley tracks warmer days, then better rain chances later this week.
Published: Aug. 2, 2022 at 4:43 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 2, 2022 at 12:14 PM EDT
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The heat and humidity combine again this afternoon, and we’ll see a few more storms at times in this First Alert 8-Day Planner.

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Clouds breakup as the day goes on, with isolated rain and storms popping up on a steamy day. With a partly cloudy afternoon, the high is around 90 degrees but it feels like the upper 90s.

Scattered clouds continue tonight, with spotty rain possible. The low is around 69 degrees.


Tuesday is mostly sunny, and hotter. We’re aimed at a high of 92 degrees, but the humidity continues to make it feel about 8 degrees warmer.

Rain chances are at least more up and down throughout the week and into next week. Scattered storms return Thursday, with a high of 89 degrees.

In your First Alert 8-Day Planner, A few storms develop at times Friday through the weekend. The coverage is a little better Friday afternoon and Sunday afternoon, with highs still in the upper 80s to low 90s.

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