My Severe Weather Outlook

Severe Weather Risks for Columbus (latitude 39.9862, longitude -82.985)

This feature is experimental and for now, shows times in UTC instead of local time.

most recent update: Thursday @ 00:28 Z

Day 1-3 outlooks

Thursday, December 7th low/no risk
Thursday, December 7th low/no risk
Friday, December 8th low/no risk

Day 4-8 outlooks

If unknown/low, check back later for updates.

Saturday, December 9th unknown/low risk
Sunday, December 10th unknown/low risk
Monday, December 11th unknown/low risk
Tuesday, December 12th unknown/low risk
Wednesday, December 13th unknown/low risk

More information about tornado/wind/hail risks on severe weather

Columbus, OH Severe Weather Outlook

Columbus, OH is located in Franklin county Ohio, roughly centered around latitude 39.9862 and longitude -82.985 (open location in openstreetmap).

Below is the state-wide Ohio severe weather outlook. If you're interested in other states or to see the outlook for the entire US, visit the main page.

Columbus, OH Severe Weather Outlook Next 3 Days

Columbus, Ohio's NWS office: Wilmington, OH (ILN)

Columbus, Ohio's National Weather Service forecast office is Wilmington, OH . Its short name is ILN . You may see this code referenced in URLs and forecasts. For instance, the direct URL for your local NWS office is

Columbus, OH (ILN) County Warning Area

Different NWS offices are responsible for the forecasts and warnings for different counties/parishes/boroughs. This geographic region is called the County Warning Area (CWA). The CWA borders can sometimes seem quite arbitrary.

Here is today's severe weather outlook highlighting the counties that the Wilmington, OH NWS office is responsible for: Severe Weather Outlook for Columbus, OH and surrounding areas

Current hazard map for Columbus, OH and the surrounding area

Click the image to go to the Wilmington, OH NWS site to find out more about the current hazards. Current weather hazards map for Columbus, OH and the surrounding area

For reference, see the US hazards map below. However, if there are any hazardous weather outlooks in effect (this is their color) , they will appear on the local map above, but not on the national map below. US CONUS current hazards map

Tweets from the Wilmington, OH NWS office

Location details for Columbus, Ohio