Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Petros TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and sleet before 4am, then snow and sleet likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am.  Low around 24. South wind around 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow and sleet before 8am, then a chance of snow between 8am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Snow/Sleet
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain and sleet before 4am, then snow and sleet likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Low around 24. South wind around 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
A chance of snow and sleet before 8am, then a chance of snow between 8am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Petros TN
 36.13°N 84.45°W (Elev. 2552 ft)
5:40 pm EST Jan 17, 2022
8pm EST Jan 17, 2022-6pm EST Jan 24, 2022
 
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