Home News Weather Traffic Sports Hot Topics
 Blog Homepage

Aug
24

Hot Streak To End Summer

By · August 24, 2013 at 6:24 pm

A warm weekend in central Indiana will likely be followed by some of the warmest air of the summer.

plannerpm

Despite slightly warmer than normal temperatures Sunday, humidity remains very tolerable with dewpoints below 60 degrees.

highs_tomorrow

Another healthy dose of sun Sunday pushes high temps close to 90 degrees by late day.

highs_tomorrow_2 90_DEGREE_DAYS

Compared to last year, 90 degree days in Indianapolis are down significantly.  In fact we’ve only had FIVE total for the year… a feat likely duplicated next week!

JETSTREAM_2

Underneath a strong upper level high pressure system heat builds daily… climaxing in potential record highs Wednesday.

 RPM RPM_1

Unfortunately this pattern will be a rather dry one for central Indiana.  Not welcomed news with the over 3″ rainfall deficit since June 1st.

RAIN_REPORTS 7day

Above is one of the hottest 7 day forecasts I’ve put out this year… and long range models suggest unseasonably warm air may linger well into September.  Stay tuned.  Thanks for reading the blog and have a great evening – Sean Ash

Leave a Comment