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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 4 Aug 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  High near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Low around 69. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. High near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Low around 69. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN
 36.03°N 84.27°W (Elev. 797 ft)
9:17 pm EDT Aug 4, 2015
10pm EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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