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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02° N Lon: 84.23° W Elev: 915 ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 21 Jul 6:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Anderson County

Tonight
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Light winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 90s. Southwest winds 10 mph or less.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 mph or less.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.



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323 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017
 
 

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