Columbus weather: Possible rain today, then it gets hot

Today will be the last chance the Columbus area has for rain for the rest of the week, WRBL Chief Meteorologist Bob Jeswald said.

There could be spotty showers this afternoon. Expect partly sunny skies with highs around 86. Winds could climb to 15.

If you're lucky, a shower will pass over early this evening. Skies will be partly cloudy. Lows will dip to about 63.

Wednesday will be sunny with highs reaching 87. Winds could climb to 10 mph.

Look for mostly clear skies Wednesday night. Lows will drop to about 64.

Highs are expected to top out at 90 on a sunny Thursday. Temperatures will only dip to 69 that night, when skies will be mostly clear.