Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Columbus, Port Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 40°NLon: 82.88°WElev: 814ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus OH

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 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: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus OH
 39.98°N 83°W (Elev. 784 ft)
5:51 am EDT Jun 29, 2016
10am EDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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