Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cincinnati, Cincinnati Municipal Airport Lunken Field (KLUK)

Lat: 39.11°NLon: 84.42°WElev: 482ft.

Fair

27°C

81°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1018.1 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index30°C (86°F)
Last update 20 Aug 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cincinnati OH

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Cincinnati OH
 39.1°N 84.53°W (Elev. 158 m)
9:56 am EDT Aug 20, 2019
10am EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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