Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.04°NLon: 81.46°WElev: 1066ft.

Thunderstorm and Breezy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 48 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 18 Aug 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rootstown OH

Severe T-storm Watch until August 18, 10:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until August 18, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind.  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

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. 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

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Rootstown OH
 41.1°N 81.17°W (Elev. 1138 ft)
7:14 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
8pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2019
 
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