Columbus weather: Rain today, this weekend

Look for rain today and cloudy skies Thursday before showers return for the weekend, WRBL Chief Meteorologist Bob Jeswald said.

Expect scattered showers today. It'll be mostly cloudy with highs around 78.

The rain will move on tonight, when lows will dip to about 60.

Thursday will be partly cloudy, with highs climbing near 80.

Look for partly cloudy skies Thursday night. Lows will bottom out around 60.

Get those umbrellas ready again for Friday, when there's a chance of showers late in the day. It'll be mostly sunny with highs around 81.

There will be scattered showers and thunderstorms Friday night. It'll be mostly cloudy with lows around 61.

Already planning for the weekend? Then keep the umbrellas handy. Rain is expected Saturday and Sunday.

It'll be mostly cloudy Saturday and Sunday with highs around 80 and 75, respectively.

Lows are expected to dip into the 50s both nights.