Columbus weather: 40 percent chance of rain today

There is a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms today in the Chattahoochee Valley, according to forecasters with the National Weather Service.

Forecasters expect between a tenth and a quarter of an inch in rain, with higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

The rest of the day is expected to be mostly cloudy with a higher near 87. Tonight's low is expected to be around 69.