Fire Weather Threats Remain High Across the West; Heavy Rain Potential for the Mid To Lower Mississippi Valley

Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with elevated outlooks and Red Flag Warnings. Also, The threat for dry thunderstorms will be widespread from the Great Basin to the Interior Northwest. Meanwhile, the tail end of a low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns, especially in eastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 15 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Helenwood TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Helenwood TN
 36.45°N 84.64°W (Elev. 1033 ft)
4:50 pm EDT Aug 15, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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