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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 19 Jan 11:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Oak Ridge TN
 36.03°N 84.27°W (Elev. 797 ft)
9:45 pm EST Jan 19, 2017
12am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 25, 2017
 
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