A high pressure system will remain in control of the state's weather tonight and Tuesday. Clear skies and light winds will allow temperatures to drop back into the mid to upper 20s tonight. More sunshine and milder air will boost temperatures into the upper 40s and low 50s Tuesday.
Clear skies prevailed across most of the state early today. The only exception was in the northwest, where clouds persisted. Some light fog was present across the state, but it was not dense enough to cause any travel problems.
Early morning temperatures were mostly in the low to mid 20s, with a few readings in the upper teens.
The record high temperature for this date at the Columbus weather station was 65 degrees in 1948. The record low temperatre was 4 degrees below zero in 1958. Sunset will be at 5:07 p.n. Sunrise Tuesday will be at 7:47 a.m.