Columbus weather: Rain likely today, Tuesday; clearer skies later this week

Expect rain for the first part of the week before things clear up in time for the weekend, WRBL Meteorologist Kurt Schmitz said.

Today will be partly sunny with scattered showers in the afternoon. Highs will reach 84.

The chance of rain will stick around tonight, when lows will dip to 68. Skies will be cloudy.

Tuesday will be mostly cloudy with more scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be 83.

Showers remain likely into Wednesday, when it'll be mostly cloudy. Highs will only get to 80.

Thursday and Friday are expected to be mostly sunny. Highs will stay in the low 80s.

Saturday will be partly cloudy with highs reaching 83. Rain chances return Sunday, when highs will be 80.