Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 27 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Oak Ridge TN

Flood Watch February 28, 04:00pm until March 1, 01:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Ridge TN
 36.02°N 84.24°W (Elev. 899 ft)
4:21 am EST Feb 27, 2021
5am EST Feb 27, 2021-6pm EST Mar 5, 2021
 
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