5-Day Forecast With Eric Elwell

Chilly tonight, quiet end to week


  • Clearing skies, chilly tonight
  • Sunshine Friday
  • Weekend warm-up


Scattered flurries will come to an end this evening as skies clear from west to east, StormCenter7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said. Temperatures will slide back through the 20s.

Tonight: Mostly clear and seasonably cold. Overnight lows will dip into the lower 20s.

Friday: After a chilly start afternoon temperatures will be seasonably warm. It will be sunny with highs reaching the upper 30s.

Saturday: A warm-up is expected for the weekend with highs in the low 40s. Clouds are expected through the day with a slight chance for a passing sprinkle.

Sunday: Sunday will start dry and it will be warmer with temperatures in the mid-40s. A mix of sun and clouds will increase into the night and it will become breezy. It should stay dry for those traveling for Superbowl Sunday. The chance for rain and snow showers returns at night.

Monday: A storm system moving across the Great Lakes will send a cold front across the Miami Valley, Elwell said. Temperatures will be in the upper 30s and drop through the day. Scattered snow showers may start the day and them ix with rain showers briefly before colder air arrives. Snow showers will be likely Monday evening. Winds will be gusty at times.

Tuesday: Gusty winds and colder temperatures are expected with highs only in the upper 20s. Chance for snow showers.

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