The forecast for the next several days can be summed up in 3 words…sunny and 80.
Skies will be clear overnight, with lows in the upper 40s and lower 50s. Friday will be sunny and warm, with highs near 80 degrees.
It will be a great night for Operation Football. Skies will be clear and it will be warm start to the high school football games, with temperatures in the 70s. By the 4th quarter, temperatures will fall into the 60s.
The weekend forecast includes more sunshine and highs near 80 degrees too. In fact, we don’t notice a change in this quiet weather pattern until maybe Thursday of next week.
We will be tracking a transition to a colder, more active weather pattern. The active part will come first, as rain chances return toward the end of next week. The chill will follow. We will keep you updated on the timing of this big weather pattern change, but until then enjoy the sunshine and 80 degrees.
Our streak of dry and mild days continues, but there is a warmer change on the way. High temperatures today were in the 70s. We have a few days in the 80s in the SkyTrak13 7 day forecast.
More sunshine is in the forecast for Thursday and Friday, with highs in the range of 75-80 degrees.
It will stay this warm into the weekend, with highs in the upper 70s and lower 80s. A few clouds enter the picture on Sunday and Monday, but right now our weather pattern stays dry until later next week.
Right now we have the forecast dry through Wednesday. We do expect a big weather pattern change toward the end of next week, with rain chances and a big temperature drop. Stay tuned as we fine tune the timing of this big change next week.
It will be clear and cool again tonight, with low temperatures in the range of 45-50 degrees.
The Wednesday forecast is sunny and a bit warmer, with highs in the middle and upper 70s. The average high is 75 degrees for the end of September and we will be above that average through the weekend.
Highs temperatures will be in the upper 70s and lower 80s Thursday through Monday.
There is a weather system to watch early next week. The latest analysis has some tropical moisture coming our way from the Gulf of Mexico. If this holds together and stays on the same path, rain chances will return late Monday. We will keep you updated.
Fall officially begins tonight at 10:29pm and it is feeling like it. Skies will be clear and temperatures will fall into the 40s. It will be another cool night.
More sunshine is in the forecast for Tuesday. In fact, a blocking area of high pressure will keep our weather pattern dry for the next week. We are forecasting a gradual warming trend too.
Tuesday will be sunny and mild, with highs in the lower 70s. These numbers are just a few degrees cooler than the average of 75. Temperatures will swing above average on Wednesday and stay there through the weekend. We are forecasting sunshine and highs in the upper 70s Wednesday through Sunday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
There is another chance for light rain late Monday night.
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.
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.
It will feel a bit like Fall Saturday night, as lows drop into the 50s. It will be sunny and 76 on Sunday.