National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.

A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.
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Current Conditions

Athens County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Cloudy...showers...mainly this afternoon. Highs around 50. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
  • Tonight Showers in the evening...then rain likely after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming northwest with gusts up to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 90 percent.
  • Saturday Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening. Cold with lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Sunday Night And Monday Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 50s.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Not as cool with lows around 40.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
  • Wednesday Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
  • Thursday Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.