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Mainly dry today, heavy rain possible in Akron on Friday

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High pressure will briefly build across northeastern Ohio today. Under its influence, it should be mainly dry today with partly cloudy skies expected in Akron. Highs today will be around 70 degrees.

By tonight, upper level low pressure will be moving into the Great Lakes. Clouds and showers will spread across the Akron area late tonight. Lows will be in the mid 50’s.

Occasional rain with a few embedded thunderstorms will continue through Friday as the low takes up residence over the Mid West. The rain may be heavy at times through the day on Friday. High temperatures in Akron will be in the mid 60’s.

Clouds and scattered showers will persist through the weekend as the upper low remains parked over the Mid West.


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