Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 39.99°NLon: 82.88°WElev: 807ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 10:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus OH

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  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

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus OH
 39.96°N 83°W (Elev. 771 ft)
9:27 pm EDT Aug 17, 2019
11pm EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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