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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Current conditions at


Lat: 39.22° N Lon: 82.23° W Elev: 764 ft.




Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 23 Feb 3:35 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Athens County

Patchy dense fog this morning. Rain likely. A slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Much warmer with highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Rain likely in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Locally heavy rainfall possible after midnight. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Showers. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Cooler with highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the mid 50s. Temperature rising into the mid 60s after midnight. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Mostly sunny. Showers, mainly in the morning. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the morning. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Much cooler with lows in the upper 30s.
Monday Through Tuesday
Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s. Lows in the mid 30s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

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333 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

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