Low pressure over Indiana this morning will track east across Ohio this afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms will be widespread today, and there will be the threat for heavy rainfall and flooding, especially across the northern half of the area. Temperatures today will range from the upper 50s near the immediate lake shore, to the mid 70s along the Route 30 corridor.
The low will shift to our east tonight, and a cold front will be pulled southward across the entire area. Showers will persist in the cool northerly flow. Lows tonight will fall to around 50.
Monday will feature mostly cloudy skies, along with a few shower, especially before noon. It will be a cool day with highs reaching the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Skies will begin to clear Monday night. Lows will fall into the upper 40s to low 50s. Tuesday will be partly sunny and dry with temperatures recovering to the mid to upper 60s for afternoon highs.
Here is the forecast: Today, mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall is possible Highs 58-75. Winds S/NE 5-10 mph.
Tonight, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 48-53. Winds N 5-10 mph.
Monday, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers, mainly during the morning. Highs 58-64. Winds N 5-10 mph.
Monday night, partly cloudy with lows 47-52.
Tuesday, partly sunny with highs 64-69
Extended Analysis: High pressure will slide by to our north Wednesday through Wednesday night, reaching New England by Thursday. It will be partly sunny and dry Wednesday with comfortable temperatures and humidity levels. Highs on Wednesday will reach the mid to upper 70s.
By Thursday, as the high reaches the east coast, moisture across Ohio will begin to increase from the south. While most locations will remain dry Thursday, a few showers and storms will pop up during the afternoon across the area. Highs on Thursday will climb to the upper 70s to low 80s.
Friday will be warm and humid with a better chance of showers and thunderstorms. High temperatures will reach the low to mid 80s.
Here is the extended forecast: Tuesday night, partly cloudy with lows around 50.
Wednesday, partly sunny with highs in the mid to upper 70s.
Wednesday night, partly cloudy with lows in the mid 50s.
Thursday, partly sunny with a chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Highs will be in the upper 70s to low 80s.
Thursday night, partly cloudy with a chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Lows will be around 60.
Friday, partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will reach the low to mid 80s.