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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 May 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN
 35.96°N 84.3°W (Elev. 942 ft)
3:24 pm EDT May 22, 2017
4pm EDT May 22, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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