Columbus and Central Ohio Weather

The weather will feel more seasonal, with temperatures rising to the upper 30s in a light southwesterly flow. High clouds will arrive but there will be a good deal of sunshine.

Clouds will thicken in the evening ahead of an arctic front that will usher in frigid air by early Friday, with a few snow flurries Temperatures will tumble into the teens before morning, coupled with a wind chill factor near zero. High temperatures will struggle to reach 20 degrees Friday afternoon.

Saturday will dawn quite cold, near 10 degrees, but with a brisk southwesterly flow developing later in the day, behind retreating high pressure readings will return to the mid-30s.

A warming trend will continue heading into next week. Temperatures will rise into the upper 40s Sunday and Monday. A few showers are possible on Tuesday with a modest cold front. A better chance for rain will arrive later in the week.


  • Thursday: Mix clouds and sun. High 38
  • Tonight: Mostly cloudy, blustery, flurries, colder. Low 14
  • Friday: Mostly sunny, blustery, very cold. High 20
  • Saturday: Mostly sunny, breezy p.m.. High 37 (11)
  • Sunday: Mostly cloudy, milder. High 45 (34)
  • Monday: Mostly sunny. High 47 (32)
  • Tuesday: Cloudy, few showers. High 54 (39)
  • Wednesday: Partly sunny. High 47 (40)
  • Thursday: Rain late. High 50 (42)