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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Akron OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Akron OH
 41.09°N 81.52°W
6:37 am EDT May 27, 2015
12pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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