Enjoy the sunshine and warmth Wednesday before the clouds and rain arrives

Meteorologist Ben Cathey says clouds and rain arrive late Thanksgiving into Black Friday.
Published: Nov. 22, 2022 at 3:35 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 22, 2022 at 10:02 PM EST
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - We continue to warm up over the next few days with rain arriving late Thanksgiving into Black Friday. We’ll see another shot of rain for the weekend as well.

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We’re back to a clear sky tonight and a frosty cold low of 29 degrees.

Wednesday is the pick of the week! We will see mostly sunny skies with a high near 63 degrees. Enjoy it before the clouds and rain arrive to end the week and linger into the weekend.


Thanksgiving day starts out in the mid-30s, with a mostly clear to partly cloudy view. But, we’re still on the warmer side with a high of 65 degrees. A spotty rain shower is possible in the late afternoon to evening, with more rain moving in Thursday night into Friday. We’re still seeing a 60% coverage through Friday morning, then more scattered rain midday to spotty by Friday afternoon.

In your First Alert 8-Day Planner, scattered rain returns again Saturday afternoon, with a high in the low 50s. The timing is now more showers Saturday afternoon to evening, with only a stray mountaintop snow shower possible through Sunday morning. Temperatures remain in the mid-50s this weekend. We’ll dry out to start the week with highs in the upper 50s.

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