Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 18 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Oak Ridge TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Oak Ridge TN
 36.02°N 84.24°W (Elev. 899 ft)
3:26 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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