October 31st, 2014 at 11:33 am by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Temps are slowly falling as the day progresses. Temps are in the upper 30s and lower 40s with wind chill values in the lower 30s for some. The wind gusts are between 20 and 30 mph from the northwest. More cold air will funnel in during the afternoon and evening hours.
A cold front will pass through this afternoon. Behind it is colder air and more wrap-around rain showers. Light snow and ice pellets may mix in with the rain this evening.
Here is the trick-or-treat forecast:
October 31st, 2014 at 9:18 am by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Light to steady rain is moving into the metro. Our Indianapolis tower cam (higher in the sky) shows a few small snowflakes flying through the sky. These will melt on their way to the ground with temps in the 40s for almost everyone. As temps fall into the mid and lower 30s this afternoon some snow or ice pellets will mix in with the rain. Also expect the wind to pick up later today.
October 31st, 2014 at 5:38 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Right now: Temps are in the low to mid 40s under a mostly cloudy sky. A few rain showers are pushing east through northern and southern Indiana.
Today: Temperatures remain steady and will eventually fall after the noon hour. Some ice pellets may mix in with the rain later today. Then a wintry mix will be likely this evening. The wind picks up as this arctic system moves through. Wind gusts could be between 35 and 45 mph by 7pm according to Forecast 8 Futurecast.
Trick-or-treat: The forecast is not pleasant…windy, chilly and a wintry mix all evening.
Freeze Warning: a freeze warning goes into effect tonight through 10am Saturday for central Indiana. Overnight lows will dip into the mid and upper 20s.
Extended forecast: The weekend will be sunny, but chilly. Saturday remains breezy with highs in the lower 40s. Sunday’s highs will be in the lower 50s. A brief warm-up kicks in for the start to next week as highs reach the lower 60s.
Daylight Saving Time: DST ends at 2am on Sunday morning. Fall back one hour & set your clocks back before bed.
October 30th, 2014 at 8:39 am by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Morning temps are in the 30s in most places under a mostly clear sky. Some clouds have kept temps milder in northeastern Indiana…where temps are in the lower 40s. Today’s highs will be in the mid 50s. More clouds move in and we could squeeze out a few evening sprinkles.
October 29th, 2014 at 12:06 pm by Pamela Gardner under Weather
We have a beautiful sky over downtown Indy. Expecting a mix of clouds and sunshine all day long.
Temps are in the upper 40s and lower 50s now. Running about 5 to 11 degrees colder compared to this time yesterday. Highs later this afternoon will be in the mid to upper 50s.
October 29th, 2014 at 5:15 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Temperatures are running 20 to almost 30 degrees colder in some spots compared to this time yesterday. Temps are in the 40s under a mostly clear sky. Today’s highs only reach the mid to upper 50s, but at least we will have sunshine.
Tonight’s lows dip into the 30s and we may see patchy frost.
Temperatures continue to fall as we approach the weekend. Highs for Thursday will still be in the 50s. On Friday our highs will only be in the 40s. A cold front pushes through on Halloween, giving us scattered showers and a wintry mix once we get into Friday evening. Friday night we will have a widespread freeze as lows dip into the upper 20s. The weekend remains chilly but dry.
October 26th, 2014 at 7:10 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Sunny skies will again be around today with a light northwest breeze becoming southwest during the afternoon hours. High temperatures will be slightly cooler than Saturday but still above average and topping out near 68° today.
Temperatures will approach record high numbers for Monday but look to stay just below the record of 83° and top out near 78°! Rain, thunderstorms, and colder temperatures will move in on Tuesday with the colder temperatures not going anywhere! Daytime highs will stay in the 50s Wednesday through Friday.
October 25th, 2014 at 6:39 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Warmer temperatures are moving in this weekend with daytime highs climbing into the 70s both Saturday and Sunday!
Mostly clear skies will be around tonight with a light northwest breeze allowing temperatures to drop into the mid 40s for early Sunday morning. Temperatures will rebound quickly Sunday afternoon and will top out near 70° under mostly sunny skies. Rain and thunderstorms are expected Tuesday with cooler and more seasonal temperatures moving back in by Wednesday.
October 24th, 2014 at 12:09 pm by Pamela Gardner under Weather
The rain has fallen apart to only a couple sprinkles and some clouds. Temps are in the 50s this afternoon. Highs today will be in the mid 60s with partly cloudy skies and some sprinkles.
Another weak system moves through overnight. Through daybreak Saturday we could have a spotty shower. The rest of the weekend will be mostly sunny. Highs both Saturday and Sunday will be in the lower 70s.