Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 39.99°NLon: 82.88°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 12:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus OHSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus OHSimilar City Names
 39.98°N 83°W (Elev. 784 ft)
1:05 am EDT Aug 19, 2018
1am EDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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