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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1029.5 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN
 35.96°N 84.3°W (Elev. 942 ft)
12:54 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
2pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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