Sandy Could Bring Rain, Snow Mix Tonight


Your Doppler 10 Forecast
This Evening:    Scattered showers with gusty winds of 20-30 mph. 
Tonight:    Rain/snow mix with an inch of slushy accumulation.  Wind speeds increasing to 30-40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.  Low 35.
Tomorrow:    Rain/snow mix turning to all rain.  Very windy with gusts of 50-60 mph.  High 41.
Wednesday:    Showers continue.  Winds gradually dropping.  High 45.

Special Information:
Center of Hurricane Sandy is about 3 to 4 hours away from hitting the New Jersey shore.  We will feel the impact later tonight as winds increase to 30 to 40 mph with gusts as high as 60 mph.   These winds could down trees and power lines as we go through the night into tomorrow morning.  In addition, the storm will bring a slushy mix of rain and snow with up to an inch accumulation expected in the city. 

Alerts :  HIGH WIND WARNING for gusts to 60 mph.

Inconvenient  Weather:  Rain/snow mix could bring slushy inch of snow to Columbus area… slightly more 1-3 inches mainly north and northwest of city.

Planning Your Day:   Plan on power outages across the area with sustained winds over the next 24 to 48 hours.