Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rockwood Municipal Airport (KRKW)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 84.69°WElev: 1611ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 1:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ENE Crab Orchard TN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ENE Crab Orchard TN
 35.97°N 84.77°W (Elev. 2293 ft)
1:35 am CDT Sep 22, 2018
2am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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