Severe Weather Threat from the Middle Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley; Inclement Weather Continues in Southern California and the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes are expected across the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Heavy mountain snow and rainfall will continue in southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Ohio State University Airport (KOSU)

Lat: 40.08°NLon: 83.08°WElev: 902ft.

Partly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 8 Apr 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Columbus OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 9 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Frost then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 9 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Widespread frost, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Columbus OH
 40.02°N 82.99°W (Elev. 863 ft)
12:54 pm EDT Apr 8, 2020
1pm EDT Apr 8, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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