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Apr
20

70s Return, Cooler Mid Week

Posted By · April 20, 2014 at 7:23 am

A glorious Easter Sunday is in store with abundant sunshine and temperatures climbing into the mid 70s. The wind will begin to shift out of the south today, allowing temperatures to rise ten degrees above normal.

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It will be partly cloudy and mild this evening with a low in the low 50s.

A cold front will bring some rain and cooler conditions during the work week. Monday will be above normal with afternoon temperatures climbing back into the mid 70s with increasing clouds.

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There is a chance of showers early Monday evening but then rain will become likely by late Monday night through Tuesday morning. A few isolated thunderstorms will be possible, although no severe storms are expected. The rain should be out of Central Indiana by 7am Tuesday morning.

Cooler air will filter in behind the cold front. Temperatures on Tuesday will only climb into the low 60s with a gradual clearing by afternoon.

A frosty start is possible Wednesday morning, with temperatures falling into the upper 30s.

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Apr
19

A Warm Pattern Takes Over

Posted By · April 19, 2014 at 5:23 pm

It will be a quiet and calm evening with light breezes out of the east and temperatures will fall into the mid 40s. Easter Sunrise is at 7:00am and the temperature will be around 46 degrees.

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The wind will turn out of the south on Sunday, allowing temperatures to climb into the mid 70s. It will be mostly sunny with temperatures climbing 10 degrees above average. It will be a wonderful afternoon to host your family Holiday activities outdoors.

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More clouds will filter in on Monday as a weak cold front approaches. Central Indiana will be on the front side of this next system, allowing the warm conditions to continue. Temperatures will climb back into the mid 70s.

By Monday night, the cold front will bring scattered showers and a few isolated thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Rain will come to an end by mid morning Tuesday.

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Tuesday and Wednesday will be a bit cooler but near normal for this time of year, with highs in the mid 60s.

The 70s return by Thursday, with rain possible late Thursday night and Friday.

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Apr
19

Fantastic Holiday Weekend

Posted By · April 19, 2014 at 7:08 am

A spectacular weekend is on tap as dry weather dominants and the warming trend continues.   An area of high pressure will slowly move over Quebec this weekend bringing central Indiana sunny skies and light breezes out of the east.  Temperatures will climb a few degrees above normal with highs in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees.

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It will be a perfect Spring evening for all of the sporting events going on downtown Indy, including the Indiana Pacers, Indians, and Indy Eleven.  The air temperature will be in the mid 60s by 7pm.   It will be clear and cool tonight with temperatures falling into the mid 40s early Sunday morning.  Sunrise is at 7:00 AM.

East Sunday will be beautiful and warmer too.  It will be a fantastic day for all of your outdoor activities, including Easter Egg Hunts!  Temperatures will climb into the mid 70s with wind out of the south.sunday

Monday will be mainly dry with a weak cold front arriving early evening.  It will still be warm with highs in the mid 70s and clouds will increase throughout the afternoon.  Rain will becoming likely late Monday, with a few isolated thunderstorms possible.

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Cooler weather returns Tuesday and Wednesday but temperatures will still be running near normal for this time of year.

More unsettled weather returns on late Wednesday night through Friday with chances of rain.

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Apr
18

Weekend Forecast

Posted By · April 18, 2014 at 4:17 pm

The weekend forecast includes lots of sun and a warm-up.

It will be a mild Friday evening, with a few clouds and temperatures in the 60s through about 9pm.  Skies will be mostly clear overnight, with lows in the lower 40s.  After that cool start, temperatures will climb to near 60 by noon and into the range of 65-70 degrees on Saturday afternoon.

DAYPART Highs

Sunday is forecast to be sunny and warmer.  Highs will be in the range of 70-75 degrees.  Monday will also be warm and in the middle 70s, before rain arrives.  Rain chances are in the forecast for later Monday and Tuesday.  There will be a dip in temperature on Tuesday and Wednesday, with highs in the 60s.

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Apr
18

Spring Stretch

Posted By · April 18, 2014 at 3:45 am

Spring like weather looks like it’s here to stay for the 7 day forecast.  Highs will reach the mid 60s today with a mix of sun and clouds and a chance of a spotty shower.  As of right now, it looks like most spots will remain mainly dry.

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Pollen levels remain high around Central Indiana.

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Saturday looks great with temps in the upper 60s and sunny skies.

It will be a perfect night to take in the Indians game, or check out the Indy Eleven.

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Easter Sunday will be dry with morning temps in the 40s, and the 70s by the afternoon.

Our next best chance of rain moves in Monday as temps stay pretty mild through next week.

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Apr
17

Friday Forecast and a Look at the Weekend

Posted By · April 17, 2014 at 4:27 pm

Another round of spring-like temperatures are here and are forecast through the weekend.

There is a weak weather system arriving tonight.  This system will increase the clouds across central Indiana.  Forecast lows are in the 40s.  There is a chance for a few showers north of Indianapolis early Friday morning.  A stray shower possible on Friday afternoon, but most of the day will be dry.  Highs will be in the 60s on Friday.

DAYPART Highs

We are tracking a warm and dry weekend, with highs near 70.  Expect 65-70 degrees on Saturday and the upper 60s and lower 70s on Sunday.

The weather system for early next week looks a bit slower, so it will still be warm on Monday and in the 70s.  Rain chances arrive later Monday and may linger into Tuesday.  We will keep you updated on the timing.

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Apr
17

Mild Weather Moving In

Posted By · April 17, 2014 at 4:25 am

Sunshine and warmth is coming our way today.

Highs will top out right around “normal” for this time of year, in the low to mid 60s.

Tonight temps fall into the 40s with partly cloudy skies.

For Friday, isolated showers are possible, but we are not expecting a washout.  In fact, most of the day looks relatively dry.

The weekend is looking warm and dry with our next best chance of widespread rain moving in Monday.

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Apr
16

Warming Up and Friday Rain Chances

Posted By · April 16, 2014 at 4:12 pm

The weather pattern across central Indiana will continue to warm.  With just a few clouds in the overnight forecast, it won’t be as cold.  We are forecasting lows in the the range of 32-37 degrees by early Thursday.

Expect morning sun and afternoon clouds on Thursday, with highs in the lower and middle 60s.

DAYPART Highs

Highs will be near 60 on Friday too, but there is a chance for a few showers.  Right now we are not forecasting a wash-out for Friday, but keep the umbrellas handy.  If the Friday system weakens, we might bump up the high temperatures for Friday, so stay tuned.

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Some of the latest analysis of our weekend weather pattern indicates a dry and warmer weekend.  Highs will be in the 60s on Saturday and near 70 degrees on Sunday.

Rain chances return on Monday.

 

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