Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 39.98°N 83°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Columbus OH
Issued by: National Weather Service Wilmington, OH
Last Update: 10:30 am EST Jan 27, 2023
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain showers between 7pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy


    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 7 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely


    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Cloudy


    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy


    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow


    High: 30 °F



  • This Afternoon: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain showers between 7pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 7 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Sunday: Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Tuesday: A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.



    Columbus OH
     39.98°N 83°W (Elev. 784 ft)

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