More rain is back Sunday

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - U.S. Hwy 441 Newfound Gap Road between Gatlinburg and Cherokee, N.C. will close Sunday evening due to forecasted snow and ice in the higher elevations.

Rainfall expectations:
Sunday: 0.50 to 1.50"

Celebrating the big Vols win over the 'Cats? More rain will be arriving on Sunday, triggering a new WVLT WEATHER ALERT.

It is important to keep up with the latest forecast due to the recent flooding and continued cleanup efforts. On Sunday, we will be under a WVLT WEATHER ALERT for the additional rains of a half inch to around an inch and a half of rainfall or more.

Sunday timeline:

Midnight - 7:00 a.m.: Dry and increasingly cloudy.

7:00 - 11:00 a.m.: Drizzle for some, but nothing heavy yet.

11:00 - 8:00 p.m.: Steady rain for most of the afternoon and evening. There will be a few quick breaks.

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