Columbus weather: High near 70 today

Expect partly sunny skies today, with a high near 70 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

There's a 40 percent chance of showers tonight after 2 a.m. and temperatures will likely fall to around 57 degrees.

There's a 90 percent chance of precipitation Tuesday. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch are possible. The high will be near 65 degrees.

Showers are also possible Tuesday night. The low should be around 60 degrees.

Wednesday there's a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2 p.m. Expect mostly cloudy skies, with a high near 80 degrees.

Wednesday night there's a 20 percent chance of showers. Skies will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 67 degrees.