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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Light Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles NW Helenwood TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles NW Helenwood TN
 36.55°N 84.72°W (Elev. 1381 ft)
10:34 am EST Feb 24, 2018
1pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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