Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 39.99°NLon: 82.88°WElev: 807ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 66. Southeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 66. Southeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus OH
 39.96°N 83°W (Elev. 771 ft)
9:38 am EDT Sep 24, 2018
1pm EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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