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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN
 36.03°N 84.27°W (Elev. 797 ft)
3:20 pm EDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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