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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1026.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 8:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN
 35.96°N 84.3°W (Elev. 942 ft)
3:10 am EST Feb 20, 2018
9am EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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