Today will start off sunny and cool, but a fast moving disturbance will track across the state this afternoon bringing clouds and the threat of a few showers.
The showers will end this evening and skies will clear. It will be another chilly night with some patchy frost possible in the colder spots.
High pressure will build across the region on Tuesday, providing us with sunny conditions and warmer temperatures. The high will shift to the east of the area Tuesday night. A warm front will lift northward across the area Wednesday and Wednesday night bringing widespread showers and thunderstorms to northern Ohio.
Here is the forecast: For today, it will be partly sunny with a chance of showers this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 50s. Winds SW 5-10 mph.
Tonight, decreasing clouds with lows in the mid to upper 30s. Winds N 5 mph.
Tuesday, mostly sunny with highs around 60. Winds NE 5-10 mph.
Tuesday night, partly cloudy with lows around 40.
Wednesday, mostly cloudy, warm and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be around 70.
Extended Analysis: A warm front will lift north across Lake Erie Wednesday night. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are likely across northern Ohio. A few showers or storms could linger into Thursday morning, then skies will become partly sunny. It will be quite warm and humid on Thursday with highs approaching 80 at many locations.
A cold front will move east across the area Friday into Friday night. Showers and thunderstorms are likely during this time frame, and the threat of severe weather will have to be monitored.
The front will move to our south and east Saturday, where it will stall. Low pressure will move northeast along the front bringing more widespread showers and thunderstorms to northeastern Ohio for the first half of the weekend.
Here is the extended forecast: Wednesday night, mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the mid 50s.
Thursday, partly cloudy with a slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm early. Highs will climb to around 80 degrees.
Thursday night, partly cloudy with a slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Lows will be near 60.
Friday, partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs will be in the mid to upper 70s.
Friday night, mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows will be in the mid 50s.
Saturday night, mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs will reach the mid 60s.