5-Day Forecast With Eric Elwell

Rain, high winds expected for Wednesday


  • Quiet and chilly overnight
  • Warmer Wednesday with rain likely
  • Cold weather returns with rain and snow to end the week

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Clouds will be on the increase as well as the winds, before temperatures climb towards sunrise StormCenter 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy skies are expected with rain likely. A rumble or two of thunder will be possible as a cold front moves across the Miami Valley late in the afternoon. A Wind Advisory will go into effect for Auglaize, Logan, Mercer, and Shelby counties from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. with gusts as high as 50 mph possible. Highs will rebound to near 60 degrees.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy skies will stick around with occasional showers. It will remain breezy and turn cooler. Highs will top out in the upper 40s.

Friday: Skies will remain cloudy with a chance for rain and/or snow showers at times, but little or no snow accumulation is expected. Temperatures will top out in the middle 40s early but fall into the 30s late in the day with gusty winds.

Saturday: It will be cold with some flurries possible in the morning. Clouds will break in the afternoon with breezy conditions. Highs are only expected to reach into the upper 30s.

Sunday: Skies will start out mostly sunny with some increase in clouds late in the day. Temperatures will moderate into the upper 40s to near 50 degrees by the afternoon. The threat for showers will return by Sunday evening.

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