Cloudy tonight with a chance of showers, thunderstorms

Skies will be partly to mostly cloudy tonight with a chance for showers and thunderstorms.

Today’s high reached 82 degrees in Dayton, 88 in Cincinnati and 83 in Columbus, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

The overnight low is expected to fall to around 72 degrees.

Showers and thunderstorms are expected again Wednesday into Wednesday night as a cold front moves through the region. However, severe weather is not likely, the NWS said.

It will be cooler with a high near 84 degrees. Showers are likely, with a thunderstorm possible after noon. Showers are likely to continue, mainly before 7 p.m.

Wednesday night, mostly cloudy skies gradually clear with an overnight low around 62 degrees.

Thursday will be sunny with a high near 83 degrees. Thursday night will be partly cloudy with an overnight low around 61 degrees.

Friday will be partly sunny and much hotter with a high approaching 90 degrees.

Drier and cooler conditions will then return for the last part of the workweek before heat and humidity return for this weekend.

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