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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles WNW Helenwood TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles WNW Helenwood TN
 36.48°N 84.7°W (Elev. 1391 ft)
10:42 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
12pm EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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