Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Sep 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Briceville TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 73. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 73. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Briceville TN
 36.17°N 84.39°W (Elev. 2070 ft)
3:02 pm EDT Sep 17, 2021
4pm EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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