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Excessive Heat in parts of the Central and Southern U.S.

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings extend from the Southern Plains into the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast today. High temperatures for these areas will mostly be in the upper 90s. A few locations may exceed 100. Hot temperatures combined with high dew points will create heat index values of 100 to 115 degrees. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 23 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN
 35.96°N 84.3°W (Elev. 942 ft)
3:25 pm EDT Jul 23, 2017
5pm EDT Jul 23, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2017
 
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