Tornado Watch Until 9pm

A tornado watch is in effect for east central and southeast central Indiana.

Click here to see the latest weather warnings.  A tornado watch is in effect for east central and southeast central Indiana.

Severe thunderstorms are likely this afternoon producing wind gusts in excess of 60mph, and small hail.  An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. 

Remember, when a tornado watch is in effect, and a severe thunderstorm warning is issued, so counties choose to sound the tornado sirens.

Chief Meteorologist Chris Wright and I are tracking the storms.  He will have updates at the top and middle of the hour, live on WTHR, to let you know what’s happening as these storms progress.

Strong to Severe Storms Possible Today

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible in Central Indiana today.

Highs today will reach the upper 60s with wind gusts up to 40 mph out of the west.  Scattered showers and storms are likely, especially this afternoon as a cold front moves through the state.  Some storms could be strong to severe with damaging wind, large hail, and we can’t rule out an isolated tornado.  The area of the state under a risk for severe weather, is shown here.

Overnight, the showers and storms come to an end, but with much cooler temps moving in freezing drizzle or a wintry mix is possible.  Lows tomorrow morning drop to the low 30s.

Thursday, get ready to bundle up!  Highs will only hit the low 40s.

A wet and chilly pattern is already setting up for the weekend, check out the details in the 7 day below.

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Warm with Scattered Storms

Indy’s high hit 78 Monday! It won’t get that warm today, but we’re not looking at a bad day!

Highs today will reach the low 70s with a chance for a scattered shower or thunderstorm.  The best chance of storms will be north and east of I-70.

Tonight, lows drop to the mid 50s, and scattered showers and storms are possible.

Wednesday, highs will hit around 70 with wind gusts up to 30 mph.  This will most likely be the most stormy day as a cold front pushes though the state.  Some storms could be strong to severe with damaging wind, hail, and heavy rain.  We’ll keep you posted as we get closer to the front moving through.

The cold front will bring much colder air into the state by Thursday morning, we could even see a few flurries!

The weather pattern remains active with a rain/wintry mix possible Saturday and early next week!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Warm Start to the Work Week

Temps look to hit the low 70s today, but don’t rule out the chance of a spotty shower or isolated thunderstorm.

Happy first FULL day of Spring!  Highs today will reach the low 70s with a mix of sun and clouds, and a chance for a spotty shower or thunderstorm.

Overnight, the chance of a scattered shower or thunderstorm remains in the forecast as lows drop to the mid 50s.

Tuesday, highs will reach the upper 60s with the chance of scattered showers or thunderstorms.  Some storms may be strong up towards Lafayette.

Wednesday, highs could hit close to 70, but we are expecting more activity with in terms of showers and storms.  Some storms may be strong, we will keep our eyes on this as we get closer to the middle of the week.

As a cold front moves through the state, much cooler air will be in place for the start of Thursday, and we could even see a few flurries!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Scattered Showers & Isolated Storms Become This Week’s Forecast

Get ready to keep the rain gear handy this week, scattered showers and isolated storms become the norm for most of this week!

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are likely today across Central Indiana.  Highs will hit the low 60s.   Keep the rain gear handy, it won’t rain all day, but expect a shower or isolated storm at anytime through the afternoon.

Overnight, temps drop to the mid 50s, and more scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms move in.  The morning commute could be wet, with showers continuing to pop up throughout your Monday as highs hit the low 70s!

Tuesday and Wednesday, some storms could be strong, so we’re closely watching the development of this system.

By Thursday morning, temps drop below freezing, and that means we could see some flurries!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Sunny Saturday… Rainy Sunday

The last full day of winter will end on a high note!

Today is the last full day of winter.  We officially transition in to Spring at 7:21pm Sunday evening.  That said, today will not be winter-like at all!  Highs today will reach the mid to upper 50s with mostly sunny skies.

Tonight, clouds increase and temps drop to the mid to upper 30s.

Sunday, scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are possible.  At this time, we’re not looking at any severe storms.  Highs will push close to 60 degrees.

Monday through Wednesday, keep the umbrella handy, an unsettled pattern, sits on Indiana, bringing a daily chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Early Thursday morning, temps drop to the upper 20s, and that could be cold enough to produce some flurries!  We’ll keep our eyes on that!

Enjoy the weekend!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Cooler with a Chance of Showers

On St. Patty’s Day the temp hit 74 in Indianapolis! That is only 2 degrees off the record high temperature. It won’t be as warm today, but the forecast isn’t looking too bad!

A cold front moves through Central Indiana today, and that will cool temps off a bit.

Highs will reach the low 60s for the afternoon with a mix of sun and clouds.  There’s a slight chance for an isolated shower south of I-70 this afternoon into tonight.

Saturday looks perfect!  Highs will hit the upper 50s with partly cloudy skies.

Sunday, a chance of rain and isolated storms moves in with highs sticking in the 50s.

In the 7 day forecast, there’s a daily chance for rain starting Sunday, we’re not looking for washouts, but each day, scattered showers or t-storms are possible.

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

The luck is with Central Indiana today, as a beautiful St. Patrick’s Day is ahead!

Woo-hoo!  What a great forecast!  Highs today will reach 70 degrees with a mix of sun and clouds.  Wind gusts up to 30mph are possible.

Tonight, lows stay mild in the low 50s with increasing clouds.  An isolated shower or thunderstorm is possible after midnight.

The chance for an isolated shower or t-storm remains Friday when highs hit the mid to upper 60s.

Saturday, a shower is possible early in the day, but then we’ll be drying out iwth highs in the upper 50s.

The 7 day is filled with a daily chance of rain, however, we’re not looking for a complete washout each day.

Nice Warm Up Coming!

Get ready for a nice warm up as we inch closer to spring!

Patchy drizzle and sprinkles are possible this morning, but we’ll eventually see the clouds break… and wow… this forecast is spectacular!

Highs today will reach the upper 50s with a mix of sun and clouds.  Remember, today is the state wide tornado drill.  Sirens will sound between 10:00am and 10:30am, and again from 7:30pm to 8:00pm.  This is a good time to practice your severe weather preparedness plan with your co-workers and family.

Tonight, skies clear, with temps in the low 40s.

For St. Patrick’s Day… we’re basking in sunshine!  Highs will reach the upper 60s to around 70 degrees, but winds will gust up to 30mph.

Friday, we stay warm in the upper 60s, but, there’s a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Check out your weekend forecast in the 7 day below… all and all… this isn’t a bad forecast.  Short but sweet, for all the right reasons!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast

Soggy Tuesday

Get ready for a soggy day!

Rain, rain, and more rain.  Today, scattered showers will stick around Central Indiana as highs reach the mid to upper 40s.  Generally, up to .50″ of rain is possible, but some isolated areas may pick up, up to an inch of rain.

Tonight, the rain winds down and temps fall into the upper 30s.

Wednesday, get ready for the start of a good forecast!  Highs will reach the upper 50s with partly cloudy skies.

However, it gets better from there!  Thursday, highs could hit close to 70 degrees! 

A slight chance of rain moves in Friday as temps cool into the 60s, but the weekend is shaping up to look great!

Indianapolis Seven Day Weather Forecast