Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from northern Florida to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Severe thunderstorms remain a threat for north-central Florida through tonight. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 14 Dec 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockwood TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle and fog with a chance of showers before 1am, then showers with patchy drizzle, mainly after 1am.  Low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy drizzle and fog with a chance of showers before 1am, then showers with patchy drizzle, mainly after 1am. Low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Rockwood TN
 35.87°N 84.7°W (Elev. 951 ft)
8:21 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
9pm EST Dec 14, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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