Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

OHIO U/ATHEN-ALBANY (KUNI)

Lat: 39.22°NLon: 82.23°WElev: 764ft.

Fair

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Athens OH

  • Today

    Today: Patchy dense fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 60. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy dense fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 60. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Athens OH
 39.32°N 82.1°W (Elev. 741 ft)
3:08 am EDT May 17, 2022
6am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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