Multiday Heat Wave Forecast For Much of Central/Eastern U.S.

A major summer heat wave is forecast midweek into this coming weekend across much of the central and eastern states and lingering in the southwest. The combination of temperature and humidity will lift the heat index above 100 in many locations with 110 or higher possible in the warmest locations. There will be nearly no relief at night with overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Light Rain

29°C

84°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 15 km/h
Barometer 1017.4 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 16 Jul 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rootstown OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 21. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 28. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 21. South wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 28. South wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Rootstown OH
 41.1°N 81.17°W (Elev. 347 m)
2:14 pm EDT Jul 16, 2019
3pm EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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