Changes Arrive Thursday

A few isolated thunderstorms popped up on Live Doppler 13 Radar today, mainly in East Central and Southern Indiana.   A few more pop up thunderstorms will be possible this evening with warm and muggy conditions.  Patchy fog will be possible by morning.tonight

A cold front arrives on Thursday, firing off scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Some storms could be strong or severe.  At this point, the best chance of rain will arrive during the afternoon and evening.  It will be partly sunny, hot and humid.thursday

We definitely could use the rain.  Here is the rain deficit for the month of August for Indianapolis.august rain indy

This summer has been very dry too.  Here are some locations where precipitation deficits are more significant.rain deficit since june

Friday will be slightly cooler and less humid.  More heat arrives for the weekend but the humidity will remain in check.  Sticky conditions return next week.