Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Akron OH

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  High near 88. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. High near 88. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Akron OH
 41.09°N 81.52°W (Elev. 912 ft)
6:28 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
8am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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