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 Calm
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 7:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Oak Ridge TN

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

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely.  Low around 51. 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: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Low around 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Ridge TN
 36.02°N 84.24°W (Elev. 899 ft)
7:37 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
8pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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