High Flood Threat For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Heavy Snow Rolls Through Southwest Into Southern Rockies

A high threat for heavy to excessive rainfall near a stalled front will continue to heighten the risk for flash flooding across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South. Meanwhile, a cold system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snow will shift from the Southwest to the southern Rockies. This vigorous storm will impact the Eastern two-thirds of the country this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Light Rain

49°F

9°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.1 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN

Flood Watch until February 23, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 23, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog. Low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog. Low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Oak Ridge TN
 35.96°N 84.3°W (Elev. 942 ft)
8:37 pm EST Feb 21, 2019
9pm EST Feb 21, 2019-6pm EST Feb 28, 2019
 
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