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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

OHIO U/ATHEN-ALBANY (KUNI)

Lat: 39.22°NLon: 82.23°WElev: 764ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 30 Apr 11:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 74. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 74. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Athens OH
 39.32°N 82.1°W (Elev. 741 ft)
10:51 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
12pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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