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Apr
11

Quiet Tonight, Beautiful Sunday

Posted By · April 11, 2015 at 6:21 pm

It was a picture perfect afternoon in central Indiana today with sunny skies and highs topping out into the upper 50s and low 60s.

highs today

Tonight will be mostly clear and quiet with overnight lows near 40 degrees.

tonight planner

Sunday will be a bit warmer as the winds begin to turn out of the south. Afternoon highs will climb into the upper 60s with increasing clouds.

sunday 4pm sunday planner

It will be mostly cloudy by Sunday evening with temperatures only falling into the mid 50s by Monday morning.

A cold front will arrive on Monday, triggering a few showers and thunderstorms by late morning through the afternoon. It will be cooler too, with highs in the mid 60s.

monday 7am

High pressure will build back in on Tuesday with a fantastic day in store.
More unsettled weather returns mid week with a chance of showers and thunderstorms on Wednesday.

Better chances of storms moves in on Thursday and Friday.

There is a chance of a few lingering showers and storms Saturday morning for the Race for the Cure but it’s still very far out. The timing could change and we will keep you updated on the latest updates.

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Apr
11

Sunny & Tranquil Weekend

Posted By · April 11, 2015 at 6:40 am

Dry and tranquil weather will take over this weekend. The winds have already relaxed this morning as high pressure moves into the Great Lakes.

WEEKEND

It will be a beautiful spring day with temperatures climbing into the low 60s.

SATURDAY 4PM TODAY PLANNER

If you are heading to the Indy Eleven game tonight, it will be a perfect night for soccer.

SUNDAY PM INDY 11

It will be clear and cool tonight with temperatures falling into the upper 30s and low 40s.

TONIGHT

The winds will begin to turn out of the south on Sunday as a warm front approaches. Clouds will increase with temperatures climbing into the upper 60s.

SUNDAY PLANNER

Showers and thunderstorms will be possible overnight into Monday morning with rain becoming likely by mid morning Monday. Showers and storms will exit central Indiana by late afternoon with highs in the mid 60s.

MONDAY 7AM

Tuesday will be a sunny and gorgeous day with temperatures climbing into the upper 60s.

There is a chance of showers on Wednesday evening with better chances of showers and thunderstorms Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Temperatures will run near or above normal through the week.

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Apr
10

Heavy Rain & Storms Continue

Posted By · April 10, 2015 at 1:20 am

We still have some strong storms that will continue to move northeast across central Indiana. A Tornado Watch is still in effect until 2am for Indianapolis and west central Indiana.  Wind potential and torrential rain will continue to be the main issues overnight.   Most of the activity will be out of Indiana by 5am, making way for a dry pattern for the next couple of days.

WHATS AHEAD

Heavy rain in excess of 1” to 2” has fallen over the past 24 hours. Localized flooding is possible with several Flood Headlines issued by the National Weather Service.

FLOOD WATCH  FLOOD ADVISORYFLOOD WARNING

A cold front will usher in much cooler and drier air to central Indiana on Friday. A gradual clearing will arrive by afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 60s. It will also be a windy day, with sustained winds from 15 to 25 mph.

Wind Speed Futuretrak

The weekend will be fantastic with sunny and dry conditions.

Saturday morning will be cool with temperatures falling into the upper 30s. It will still be breezy overnight, with winds still sustained at 10 to 20 mph.

The wind will die down Saturday afternoon with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low to mid 60s.

Sunday will be even better with increasing clouds and highs near 70 degrees.

There is a chance of a few showers Sunday night into Monday morning.

Another active week of shower and thunderstorm activity is likely next week.

7 Day AM - 3D Reveal

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Apr
08

More Strong Storms Possible

Posted By · April 8, 2015 at 7:56 pm

The unsettled weather pattern continues now until Friday morning.  Many areas have already received heavy rain fall and there is ponding on many roads.  Be smart and avoid driving through standing water.  Areal Flood Advisories are in effect for many areas this evening.

flash flood WTHR 2015

All of Indiana is outlined for a risk for severe weather overning and during the day on Thursday.   This means that there is a significant severe weather is more likely tomorrow.

Convective Outlook Day 0 Convective Outlook Day 2

A strong cold front could set off clusters of storms, some that could be strong to severe.   Strong gusty winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible.  Be weather aware again on Thursday, as more watches and warnings are likely.   Your Skytrak13 weather team will keep you updated.  Make sure you have your Skytrak13 and WTHR weather apps on your phone to watch any breaking weather and get the latest watches and warnings.

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Apr
05

Mild Evening, Wet Work Week

Posted By · April 5, 2015 at 6:06 pm

It was a gorgeous Easter Sunday with temperatures soaring into the mid 60s this afternoon. It has been a bit gusty, with breezy winds out of the south.

The mild temperatures will continue through the work week but an unsettled pattern will take over.

Clouds will increase overnight and overnight lows will only fall into the mid 40s.

Monday will be cloudy with a chance of a spotty shower. Afternoon highs will climb into the low 60s.

MONDAY FT 4PM MONDAY PLANNER

Showers and thunderstorms will arrive late Monday night, mainly after midnight. Storms could be heavy at times through Tuesday morning.

TUESDAY 2AM FT TUESDAY 7AM TUESDAY 9AM TUESDAY 7PM  TUESDAY RAIN TOTAL

Tuesday will be mostly cloudy and mild with more rain chances returning late Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.

Daily chances of rain continue through Friday with several dry periods each day.

The upcoming weekend looks dry right now with breezy winds on Saturday. Temperatures will be in the low 60s.

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Apr
05

Dry Today, Unsettled Pattern Rest of Week

Posted By · April 5, 2015 at 6:52 am

Happy Easter!  It will be a beautiful finish to the weekend with breezy winds out of the south, gusting up to 30 mph this afternoon.  Wind will be out of the south and that will allow temperatures to soar into the mid 60s, running a few degrees above normal.

TODAY PLANNER

A more active pattern will move in during the work week, bringing several chances of showers and thunderstorms with possibility of heavy rainfall.

Despite the wet week, temperatures will be near or above normal through the week.

Clouds will increase to partly cloudy skies tonight with temperatures only falling into the mid 40s.

TONIGHT

There is a chance of a spotty shower on Monday with mostly cloudy skies.  Temperatures will climb into the low 60s.

MONDAY 7AM FT

Showers and thunderstorms will become likely by early Tuesday morning.  Pockets of heavy rain will be possible with some localized storms bringing over an inch of rain.

TUESDAY 5AM

Rain will end mid morning Tuesday with more rain likely again late day.  Otherwise, it will be cloudy and mild Tuesday with highs near 70 degrees.

While there will be some dry periods each day, shower and thunderstorm chances continue through Friday.

The Indianapolis Indians Opening day at Victory Field could be wet too.   There shouldn’t be a problem meeting the 60 degree guarantee.

VICTORY FIELD

Keep checking back with the Skytrak13 weather team for the latest updates on the timing of the showers and thunderstorms.

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Apr
04

Breezy & Beautiful Easter Sunday

Posted By · April 4, 2015 at 6:23 pm

It was a beautiful day in central Indiana with temperatures climbing into the low 50s.

It will be mostly clear tonight with patchy frost possible. Temperatures will fall into the upper 30s Easter Sunday morning.

TONIGHT

Sunday will be even warmer with temperatures climbing into the mid 60s. It will be breezy though, with winds out of the southwest, gusting up to 30 mph.

EASTER SUNDAY PLANNER

A more active pattern moves in during the work week with several chances of showers and thunderstorms.

There is a chance of spotty showers during the day Monday with rain becoming likely late Monday night into Tuesday morning. Heavy rain will be possible with over an inch of precipitation possible.

SUNDAY MORNING MONDAY FT TUESDAY 5AM

There will be some dry periods each day this week with near or above average temperatures through Friday.

Cooler and drier air returns next weekend.

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Apr
04

Bright & Beautiful Holiday Weekend

Posted By · April 4, 2015 at 6:40 am

A fantastic weekend is in store before another active pattern of wet weather returns.

After a chilly start this morning, temperatures will rebound into the mid 50s this afternoon under mostly sunny skies. It will be a bit breezy as the winds begin to turn out of the southwest from 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values will be in the mid 40s this afternoon.

SATURDAY PLANNER 1 SATURDAY PLANNER 2

If you are heading downtown to the Final Four games or the concerts at White River State Park, you’ll need a coat. Temperatures will be in the low 40s this evening. It will be mostly clear overnight with patchy frost possible. Temperatures will fall into the mid to upper 30s Easter Sunday morning.

It will be a beautiful Easter Sunday with temperatures climbing into the mid 60s with a stiff breeze out of the south-southwest.

PLANNER SUNDAY

An unsettled pattern takes shape during the work week. There is a chance of showers during the day Monday and then rain will become likely by Monday evening, as fans are heading into the Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Heavy rain is likely, with over an inch of rain possible by Tuesday morning.

MONDAY MORNING TUESDAY am

The stormy conditions will continue through Friday with mild spring temperatures near 70 degrees. Right now, next weekend looks dry.

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