The odds favoring snow falling in Columbus Friday just keep getting better.
Today the National Weather Service changed the Friday chance of precipitation from 70 to 90 percent as it calculated the effect of moisture from the Gulf of Mexico rising over the frigid air already frozen over Georgia.
Now forecasters are saying snow is definite, with accumulations of 1-3 inches possible.
Here's the forecast through the weekend:
This Afternoon: Partly sunny, a high near 51, northwest wind 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Tonight: Slight chance of rain and snow after 1 a.m., mostly cloudy, a low around 32, north wind 5-10 mph, 20-percent chance of precipitation.
Friday: Snow, high near 35, north wind 5-15 mph with gusts up to 20 mph, 90-percent chance of precipitation, 1-3 inches of snow may accumulate.
Friday night: A 20-percent chance of snow before 1a.m., cloudy to partly cloudy, a low around 28, north wind 10-15 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, a high near 49, northwest wind 5-15 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Saturday night: Mostly cloudy, low around 29.
Sunday: Partly sunny, high near 53.
Sunday night: Mostly cloudy, low around 35, 30 percent chance of rain.