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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and some blizzard conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions are increasing the wildfire threat. Meanwhile, an approaching cold front will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 11:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Akron OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Low around 48. South wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Low around 48. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Akron OH
 41.09°N 81.52°W (Elev. 912 ft)
9:31 am EST Feb 23, 2017
12pm EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 1, 2017
 
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