Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 16 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Powell TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Powell TN
 36.01°N 84.08°W (Elev. 1056 ft)
3:33 pm EDT Jul 15, 2019
2am EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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