After a frosty weekend, temperatures will rise this week with highs in the upper 50s by Thanksgiving.
The high for today reached 50 degrees in Dayton, 48 in Cincinnati and 47 in Columbus, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.
Tonight will be mostly clear with an overnight low around 26 degrees and a light southwest wind.
Tuesday will be sunny with a high again around 50 degrees. Skies stay clear overnight Tuesday with temperatures around 29 degrees.
The warming trend continues Wednesday, which will be sunny with a high near 54 degrees. Skies will be partly cloudy Wednesday night, which will have an overnight low above freezing.
Thanksgiving Day will be the warmest of the week, with an afternoon high temperature expected near 57 degrees.
A chance of rain returns for Thursday night, which will be cloudy with an overnight low around 43 degrees.
Black Friday likely will be a wet one, and slightly colder with the high temperature near 51 degrees.
A chance of rain continues for Friday night, which will be mostly cloudy with a low around 36 degrees.
This weekend is expected to be dry with high temperatures hovering around 50 degrees.