Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Akron OH

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 2pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 2pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Akron OH
 41.09°N 81.52°W (Elev. 912 ft)
6:04 am EDT Aug 18, 2018
8am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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