Spring Storm Sweeps Into East; Unsettled Weather In The West; Severe Storms Early This Week For Southern U.S.

A Spring storm will sweep into the East today with the threat for strong to severe thunderstorms (Eastern Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic), gusty winds (Great Lakes and Ohio Valley), and snow in Maine. A series of storms will continue to produce lower elevation rain, mountain snow in the West. Also, severe storms will be possible across the Southern U.S. on Monday and Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Oak Ridge TN

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly after 8am.  High near 53. Light northeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly after 8am. High near 53. Light northeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Oak Ridge TN
 35.98°N 84.27°W (Elev. 961 ft)
5:41 am EDT Mar 29, 2020
8am EDT Mar 29, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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