Akron, OH

6:01 AM EDT on August 18, 2019 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 1004 ft 41.03 °N, 81.52 °W | Updated 28 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
72.9 °F
Feels Like 71 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 0.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4700 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
METAR KAKR 180954Z AUTO 21004KT 10SM FEW047 23/19 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W AND NW SLP136 T02280194
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4700 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
METAR KAKR 180954Z AUTO 21004KT 10SM FEW047 23/19 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W AND NW SLP136 T02280194

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:55 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Cuyahoga County in northeastern Ohio...
northeastern Medina County in northeastern Ohio...
northern Summit County in northeastern Ohio...
northeastern Lorain County in north central Ohio...

* until 645 am EDT.

* At 554 am EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Westlake to near Brunswick, moving northeast at
40 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Cleveland, Parma, Lakewood, Euclid, Cleveland Heights,
Strongsville, Brunswick, Westlake, North Royalton, Solon, Hudson,
Twinsburg, Warrensville Heights, Macedonia, Highland Hills, North
Olmsted, Garfield Heights, Shaker Heights, Maple Heights and South
Euclid.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 4157 8148 4156 8139 4145 8139 4142 8137
      4142 8139 4126 8140 4119 8199 4127 8197
      4150 8197 4148 8189 4150 8180 4150 8171
      4163 8149
time... Mot... loc 0954z 245deg 36kt 4146 8189 4127 8189

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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Special Statement
Issued: 5:48 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Cuyahoga... northeastern
Medina and northern Summit counties...

At 547 am EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from Westlake to near Grafton. Movement was
northeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Cleveland, Parma, Lakewood, Euclid, Cleveland Heights, Strongsville,
Brunswick, Westlake, North Royalton, Solon, Hudson, Twinsburg,
Warrensville Heights, Macedonia, Highland Hills, North Olmsted,
Garfield Heights, Shaker Heights, Maple Heights and South Euclid.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 4157 8148 4156 8139 4145 8139 4142 8137
      4142 8139 4126 8140 4116 8198 4127 8197
      4128 8188 4135 8187 4136 8197 4150 8197
      4148 8189 4150 8180 4150 8171 4163 8149
time... Mot... loc 0947z 247deg 38kt 4143 8194 4125 8194


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548 am EDT sun Aug 18 2019

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Cuyahoga... northeastern
Medina and northern Summit counties...

At 547 am EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from Westlake to near Grafton. Movement was
northeast at 45 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Cleveland, Parma, Lakewood, Euclid, Cleveland Heights, Strongsville,
Brunswick, Westlake, North Royalton, Solon, Hudson, Twinsburg,
Warrensville Heights, Macedonia, Highland Hills, North Olmsted,
Garfield Heights, Shaker Heights, Maple Heights and South Euclid.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 4157 8148 4156 8139 4145 8139 4142 8137
      4142 8139 4126 8140 4116 8198 4127 8197
      4128 8188 4135 8187 4136 8197 4150 8197
      4148 8189 4150 8180 4150 8171 4163 8149
time... Mot... loc 0947z 247deg 38kt 4143 8194 4125 8194


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