Columbus weather: Cool temps today, Tuesday; warm again starting Wednesday

Expect cooler weather today and Tuesday, with a marked increase in temperatures starting Wednesday, said WRBL Meteorologist Kurt Schmitz.

Today will be sunny and windy with highs only getting to 66. Temperatures will drop to a chilly 41 tonight, when skies will be clear.

Look for more cool weather Tuesday, when it'll be mostly sunny with highs around 70. Skies will stay clear to partly cloudy that night, when lows will dip to about 50.

The heat is on once Wednesday arrives. Highs will jump to 78. Skies will be partly cloudy.

It'll be partly cloudy on Thursday. Look for highs climbing to 83.

Our best chance for rain arrives Friday, when skies will be partly cloudy. Highs will top out around 86.