Columbus weather: Rain to end soon; hotter temps return to area

Columbus can expect an end to the rain and the return of hotter temperatures this week, WRBL Meteorologist Kurt Schmitz said.

It'll be mostly cloudy today with some isolated showers. Highs will climb to 82.

Skies will grow mostly cloudy tonight, when lows will drop to 62.

There's still a chance of rain Tuesday, when it'll be mostly cloudy. Highs will be about 84.

Both Wednesday and Thursday will be partly cloudy. Highs will be in the mid-80s both days, and lows will drop to the low 60s both nights.

Expect temperatures to slowly climb through the weekend. Skies will remain partly cloudy Friday through Sunday, and temperatures will edge upward each day, topping out at 89 on Sunday.