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Nov
08

Cool Weekend, Nice Monday

Posted By · November 8, 2014 at 7:21 am

A cold front is bringing a few sprinkles across north central Indiana this morning. Cooler and drier air will filter behind the cold front later today. In the meantime, there is a chance of a few stray light showers through early afternoon. If you are heading to the Purdue or IU game today, be prepared for a sprinkle during your tailgate.

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A gradual clearing will arrive later this afternoon with temperatures running close to ten degrees below normal, in the upper 40s.

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It will be partly cloudy and cold tonight with temperatures falling into the upper 20s by morning.

Sunny and dry conditions return for Sunday with breezes out of the southwest and a high near 50 degrees.

Monday will be the weather pick of the week again, with partly sunny skies and temperatures will climb into the upper 50s.

Another system arrives on Tuesday, Veterans Day, bringing a chance of scattered showers to central Indiana and falling temperatures. Temperatures will start off in the low 50s during the morning and fall into the mid 40s by late afternoon.

Arctic air arrives by Wednesday, ushering in the coldest air of the season. The unseasonably cold air will stay in place through Friday with temperatures struggling to climb out of the mid 30s.

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Nov
07

Below Average Temperatures through Next Week

Posted By · November 7, 2014 at 1:07 pm

The active fall weather pattern continues with chances of rain and the arrival of the coldest air of the season.

There will be more clouds than sun today with temperatures remaining about 10 degrees below average. It will be dry with highs in the mid 40s.

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Tonight will be mostly cloudy and cool with a low in the low 30s.

There is a slight chance of a sprinkle or two on Saturday, mainly during the morning through the early afternoon. Temperatures will climb into the mid 40s.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and still below average with highs in the upper 40s.

There is another shot at rain on Veterans Day with highs in the upper 40s.

Unseasonably cold air pushes in on Wednesday and Thursday with temperatures struggling to climb into the mid to upper 30s!

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Record breaking temperatures will be possible on Thursday. Check checking back for the latest updates on this cold streak.

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Nov
02

Not as Breezy Today, Even Better Monday

Posted By · November 2, 2014 at 7:21 am

After a rather blustery Saturday, the wind will be much lighter today and it will turn out of the south.  Sunny skies will be the rule with afternoon highs in the upper 40s to near 50 degrees. Wind chill values will be in the low to mid 40s.

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It will be partly cloudy tonight with temperatures falling into the mid 30s.

Monday will be the weather pick of the week, with temperatures climbing into the upper 50s to near 60 degrees.  It will be sunny with clouds increasing late day.

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A cold front will push in early Tuesday morning bringing scattered showers to central Indiana by morning drive time.  Showers will continue through the afternoon with a high in the mid 50s.

A few lingering showers will be possible Wednesday morning.  Drier air will return by Wednesday afternoon with highs in the upper 50s.

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Another system will arrive on Thursday, bringing shower chances by mid morning, especially in central and east central Indiana.

Right now, Friday and Saturday look dry with light rain possible next Sunday.

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Nov
01

Better Sunday, Not As Blustery

Posted By · November 1, 2014 at 6:28 pm

At least it was sunny and dry. The wind has also been dying down this afternoon.

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Here’s another reminder to turn back your clocks tonight before you go to bed. Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday morning at 2am. It’s also a good habit to change out the batteries in your smoke detectors.

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Widespread frost is likely tonight with temperatures falling into the mid 20s.

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Temperatures will still be running more than ten degrees below normal Sunday but it won’t be as breezy as Saturday. Temperatures will climb into the upper 40s with light wind out of the southwest. Wind chill values will be in the low 40s.

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Monday will be pleasant and near normal for this time of year. Afternoon highs will climb into the upper 50s.

A cold front will push in late Monday night. Clouds will increase overnight and showers will be likely by Tuesday morning. Rain could linger into Wednesday morning.

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Drier air arrives Wednesday afternoon with the next chance of a light rain shower on Saturday.

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Nov
01

A Taste of Winter this Weekend

Posted By · November 1, 2014 at 7:40 am

It was a record breaking howling Halloween last night where 0.10″ of snow was recorded at the Indianapolis Airport.

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While it will be dry and sunny today, the unseasonably chilly conditions will be in place today. The wind will be blustery, turning out of the north with gusts around 25 mph.

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The air temperature will only climb into the low 40s, running close to 20 degrees below normal. Wind chill values will be in the teens this morning and only in the upper 20s and low 30s this afternoon.

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Another hard freeze will take place tonight with an overnight low in the mid 20s. Due to the fact the growing season has ended, no Freeze Warning will be issued from the National Weather Service tonight.

Standard time resumes Sunday at 2am. Set you clocks back one hour before you go to bed tonight. It’s also a good habit to change out your batteries in your smoke detectors.

It won’t be as breezy on Sunday and the wind will start to turn out of the southwest. Temperatures will climb into the upper 40s.

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The work week will start out sunny with afternoon highs returning to near normal with a high in the upper 50s on Monday.

A cold front will bring showers to central Indiana on Tuesday into Wednesday morning.

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Oct
26

Fantastic Fall Weather Continues Before Falling Temperatures

Posted By · October 26, 2014 at 6:35 am

The awesome autumn weather continues today with mostly sunny skies and highs climbing into the upper 60s to 70 degrees.

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It will be mostly clear and mild tonight with light breezes turning out of the south. Temperatures will only fall into the mid 50s.

Monday will be the warmest day of the week. It will be breezy with winds out of the southwest, allowing temperatures to soar into the upper 70s. That is unseasonably warm for this time of year, although not a record breaker. The record for Monday is 83 degrees, set back in 1940.

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A cold front will begin to move into central Indiana Tuesday morning.   Showers with a few isolated thunderstorms will be likely by mid morning Tuesday through late afternoon. Temperatures will still be above normal with a high in the low to mid 60s.

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Much cooler air will filter in over the next several days following the cold front.

Right now, a sprinkle or two will be possible on Halloween. Otherwise, it will be breezy and cool with a high near 50 degrees.

A hard freeze will be possible Saturday morning as temperatures tumble into the low 30s.

After a warm start to the work week, it will be much cooler by the end of the week.

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Next weekend looks sunny, dry and cool.

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Oct
25

More 70s on the Way, Cool By Late Week

Posted By · October 25, 2014 at 6:21 pm

After a beautiful fall day, a quiet and cool night is in store.  It will be clear with temperatures falling to near normal for this time of year, into the mid 40s.

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Sunday will bring a nice finish to the weekend with sunny skies and temperatures climbing near 70 degrees.

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A warm front will arrive on Monday, bringing some changes.  Clouds will increase on Monday afternoon and warm southerly breezes will allow temperatures to climb into the upper 70s.  It won’t be a record breaking day but temperatures will still be running about 15 degrees above average.

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A cold front will begin to push in on Tuesday morning and that will bring scattered showers and some isolated thunderstorms.  The timing at this point, looks to be around mid morning through late afternoon.  Afternoon highs will climb into the mid 60s.

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Cooler air will filter by mid week with temperatures only climbing into the mid 50s.  

Right now, Halloween looks dry but cool and breezy.  Afternoon highs will be running about 10 degrees below normal, in the low 50s.  

If you recall last year, Halloween was a soggy and stormy day.  There was record rainfall at the Indianapolis Airport of 2.01”.  There were some severe wind reports that day too, with gusts from 58 mph in Indianapolis to 75 mph in Muncie.  Many communities cancelled or postponed Halloween.

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Oct
25

Fantastic Fall Weekend

Posted By · October 25, 2014 at 7:11 am

It will be a fantastic fall weekend! A few sprinkles will be possible this morning with some cloud coverage. The clouds will gradually clear out this afternoon with temperatures climbing into the low 70s, running 10 degrees above normal.

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It will be mostly clear this evening with temperatures falling into the mid 40s.

Another gorgeous day will be in store on Sunday with highs near 70 degrees under mostly sunny skies.

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The October warm spell will peak Monday with temperatures climbing into the mid 70s.

A cold front will bring showers and thunderstorms to central Indiana on Tuesday.

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Temperatures will be running below normal mid week through the weekend.

Friday is Halloween and Trick or Treater’s will enjoy dry weather but it will be breezy. Last year on Halloween, over two inches of rain was measured at the Indianapolis Airport.

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The cooler air sticks around through the weekend.

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