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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed SE 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1032.3 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Mar 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Akron OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Akron OH
 41.09°N 81.52°W (Elev. 912 ft)
12:21 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
2pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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