High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sharps Chapel TN

Flood Watch until February 23, 12:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 23, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 48. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 58. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 7am and 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Low around 48. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 58. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 7am and 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Sharps Chapel TN
 36.35°N 83.79°W (Elev. 1302 ft)
7:37 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
7pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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