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Sep
17

Cool Start To Thursday and 80s Saturday

Posted By · September 17, 2014 at 10:15 pm

It will be another chilly night, with lows in the 40s.  There will be some patchy fog to start Thursday, but the rest of the day will be sunny and mild.

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We move into a sunny and mild stretch of weather through the start of the weekend.  Thursday and Friday will be sunny, with highs in the lower and middle 70s.

It will be a great Friday night for Operation Football.  It will be jacket weather on Friday night for high school football, but it will be dry.  Temperatures will be in the lower 70s to start the games and in the 60s by the 4th quarter.

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Temperatures warm back into the lower 80s to start the weekend on Saturday.

Saturday will be sunny and warm, but we are tracking the chance for showers and a few storms on Sunday.

More cool air arrives early next week, with lows in the 40s and highs in the 60s.  Fall officially begins Monday night and it will feel like it, with temperatures about 10 degrees cooler than average.

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Sep
15

Monday Rain Moves Out and More Sunshine is in the Forecast

Posted By · September 15, 2014 at 4:08 pm
Rain and a few storms are in the forecast through Monday night.  The heaviest rain will end by 7-8pm , with a few spotty showers still possible through midnight.
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Tuesday will be a dry day, but there will be more clouds than sun.  The day will start in the lower 50s and forecast highs are only in the 60s.
PLANNER MONDAY

We are tracking a couple of cool mornings, with temperatures in the 40s on Wednesday and Thursday.  We are also tracking a gradual warming trend that will last through the start of the weekend.

Sunny skies are in the forecast Wednesday through Friday.  Highs will be near 70 on Wednesday, but the in the upper 70s on Friday.

Highs will be near 80 on Saturday.  The next chance for rain will be later Saturday and Sunday.  We will keep you updated on the timing of those rain chance for the weekend.

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Sep
12

Weekend Forecast

Posted By · September 12, 2014 at 4:14 pm
Oh there is a chill in the air.  The chill will last through the weekend.  We are actually forecasting below average temperatures over the next 7 days.
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Skies will be mostly cloudy tonight.  There is a weak weather system passing just to our north.  It is close enough to keep clouds in the forecast through early Saturday.  There is also a slight chance for a stray shower through early Saturday.

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Saturday will start mostly cloudy, with temperatures near 50 degrees.  There will be some afternoon sunshine, but highs on Saturday are only forecast in the lower and middle 60s.

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The coolest will be Sunday morning, as temperatures fall into the lower and middle 40s.  It will be a sunny Sunday, with highs in the range of 65-70 degrees.  The average high is in the upper 70s, but we are only forecasting highs in the upper 60s and lower 70s through next week.

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There is another chance for light rain late Monday night.

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Sep
05

Update on Friday Night Storms

Posted By · September 5, 2014 at 9:06 pm

The threat for severe weather will diminish over the next couple of hours, so the severe thunderstorm watch for northern Indiana will be allowed to expire.  There will still be storms with heavy rain, dangerous lightning, small hail and wind gust potential 40mph+.  The latest timing has the line of storms over northern Indiana moving into central Indiana including Indianapolis before 11pm.  The line of storms will continue to weaken, as it moves into the southern part of the state around midnight.

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If you have some Saturday plans, there will be clouds and some light rain possible through about noon.  Skies will start to clear Saturday afternoon.  Temperatures will be in the 70s on Saturday.

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It will feel a bit like Fall Saturday night, as lows drop into the 50s.  It will be sunny and 76 on Sunday.

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Sep
05

Friday Night Storms

Posted By · September 5, 2014 at 4:19 pm
There is a severe thunderstorm watch in effect for the northern third of Indiana until 9pm.  Storms will continue to develop and move south Friday night, with damaging winds and hail possible.
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Scattered storms are in the Friday night forecast.  We have the best chance for rain from 5pm across NW Indiana to 9pm for the central part of the state and closer to 11 for the far southern part of Indiana.

A few storms may be strong/severe with damaging winds and hail.  The chance for rain will linger overnight and into early Saturday.

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Saturday will be a cooler day, with highs in the 70s.  Expect the clouds and drizzle to linger through about mid-day before a clearing trend arrives.  Skies will clear and it will be even cooler.

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Temperatures Saturday night drop into the 50s.  The weekend will end with sunshine and highs in the 70s on Sunday.

Monday will be sunny and mild too.  80 degrees returns on Tuesday.  Rain chances return Tuesday night and Wednesday next week.

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Sep
02

Temperature Swings and the Next Chance for Rain

Posted By · September 2, 2014 at 4:26 pm

There will still be a few areas of rain this afternoon and evening.  Overnight temperatures will be in the middle 60s and patchy fog is possible through early Wednesday.

Some sun is in the Wednesday forecast, with a brief break from the higher humidity.  It won’t feel as muggy, with highs in the lower and middle 80s.

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Higher heat and humidity return for Thursday and Friday, with highs in the range of 85-90 degrees.

The daylight hours of Thursday will be dry, with the next chance for rain returning late Thursday night and Friday.  There will be scattered showers and storms possible through early Saturday.

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A dry and mild weather pattern arrives for the end of the weekend, with morning temperatures in the 50s and highs in the 70s.

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Sep
01

Scattered Storms and More Heat

Posted By · September 1, 2014 at 3:41 pm
A few pockets of heavy rain have developed late Labor Day.  This broken line of rain is mainly north of I-70.  We are expecting more rain and a few storms overnight and early Tuesday.  There is the potential for heavy rain, with some totals 1-2 inches.  Here is the latest timing with Futuretrak13.
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Temperatures overnight will be in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees.  Highs on Tuesday will be in the upper 70s and lower 80s. ]

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Higher heat and humidity return for the middle to end of the week, with highs in the range of 85-90 degrees.

A stray storm is possible on Thursday, with the better chance for scattered storms arriving on Friday.

The latest analysis has the rain chances ending early on Saturday.  This would leave most of the weekend dry and mild, with highs near 80 degrees.

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Aug
27

Our Weather Pattern is Stuck

Posted By · August 27, 2014 at 4:10 pm
This warm and humid weather pattern arrived last week and it looks like it will stick around through the holiday weekend.  The pattern has been a bit unsettled at times too, with a few complexes of storms.  Scattered storm chances stay in the forecast through Labor Day.
Most of your Wednesday evening and Wednesday night will be dry.  We are tracking just a chance for a stray shower or storm.  There are a few developing in Illinois and we will monitor how they hold together.
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It will be another warm and muggy night, with lows near 70 degrees.  Expect a mix of sun and clouds on Thursday, with highs 85-90 degrees.  There is again the chance for a stray shower or storm.

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This warm, humid, unsettled weather pattern will last through the holiday weekend.  Highs will be near 90 degrees on Friday and Saturday and in the 80s on Sunday and Labor Day.

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An early look at the timing for rain chances is later Saturday and early Sunday, with more scattered storms on Monday.  We will fine tune the timing, as we get closer to the holiday weekend.

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