March 7th, 2014 at 5:56 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
It’s a cold start to the day with some areas of fog, but our warm up takes over this afternoon. Highs today reach the upper 40s and lower 50s with mostly sunny skies. Tonight’s lows reach the 30s but it will be milder.
Saturday’s temps stay at least around the average high of 48 degrees. A small system moves in Saturday afternoon, giving us a chance for a few sprinkles. Sunday looks dry with highs around 50 degrees.
The extended forecast stays pretty warm. Check out Monday and Tuesday with highs around 60 degrees! We cool off to the upper 30s by mid week next week with a chance for a wintry mix.
Daylight saving time begins 2am Sunday. Set your clocks 1 hour ahead before bed. Also, change your smoke detector and weather radio batteries.
March 6th, 2014 at 5:57 am by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Today we begin with temps in the upper teens and lower 20s. A light breeze makes it feel even colder. Partly cloudy skies are expected today with highs in the mid 30s. Temps will be below the average high of 47 degrees.
Tonight’s lows dip below freezing in the mid 20s with a mainly clear sky. Highs on Friday jump above normal-in the upper 40s and lower 50s!
This weekend our highs will be cooler in the low to mid 40s both days. A wintry mix passes through Indiana Saturday. Sunday looks dry and sunny.
The extended forecast looks great too. Temps will be in the 40s and 50s for much of the week. We stay mostly quiet with the exception of Wednesday as another wintry mix moves through.
March 6th, 2014 at 4:42 am by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Temps are in the upper teens and lower 20s as we inch closer to daybreak. A light breeze keeps our wind chill temps in the single digits. Some flurries are northeast of central Indiana. We stay dry today with a few clouds and slightly warmer temps. Tune in to Daybreak on WISH-TV for the today’s forecast now through 7am, then on MyINDY-TV from 7am to 8am.
March 5th, 2014 at 4:57 pm by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Light snow showers are still lingering in the northern half of the state. The snow showers should taper off later this evening. We do keep a chance for flurries in overnight though.
Temperatures are in the upper 20s and 30s with a thin veil of clouds in most places. Tonight’s lows dip back into the upper teens and lower 20s.
Thursday’s temps will be in the upper 30s and lower 40s with mostly sunny skies.
Friday is looking fantastic with highs around 50 degrees and more sunshine. Temps return to below normal for the weekend-lower 40s Saturday and the upper 30s Sunday. On Saturday there is a chance for a wintry mix. Sunday begins a 3 day dry spell. Temps return to the 50s for the start to the next work week.
March 5th, 2014 at 9:45 am by Pamela Gardner under Weather
We have some light snow passing through the northern third of Indiana. The system is moving east, southeast, but as it dives slightly south it’s running into drier air. The northern half of the state will continue to see flurries to light snow this afternoon through tonight. We will receive a dusting up to half an inch of accumulation at best. Temperatures are in the upper teens and lower 20s under a mostly sunny sky for the southern half of Indiana. Highs today reach the upper 20s and lower 30s.
March 2nd, 2014 at 11:22 pm by Pamela Gardner under Weather
The very northern edge of the winter system is sitting across southern Indiana. Some locations may get an additional 1″ to 2″ of accumulation over the next couple of hours. Overnight the snow gradually moves out and colder temps take over. A winter storm warning continues in southern Indiana until 7am Monday.
Lows reach the single-digits with wind chill values below zero. Monday, partly cloudy with highs in the upper teens and lower 20s.
March 2nd, 2014 at 8:31 pm by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Southern Indiana continues to get the snow showers. Indianapolis is pretty much done with the accumulation with 2.4″ of snow. This set a record for daily maximum snowfall…the previous record was 2.0″ of snow set in 1943. Southern Indiana could pick up another inch of snow before this system moves out late tonight.
March 2nd, 2014 at 7:07 pm by Pamela Gardner under Colts Forecast, Weather
Right now: Forecast 8 VIPIR shows snow showers for some of central Indiana. Southern parts of the state will start to see a transition from sleet and freezing rain to snow. By midnight, Forecast 8 Futurecast has the snow out of Indianapolis and only in the southeastern counties. Indianapolis has accumulated 2.4″ of snow at this point.
Timing: The snow showers slowly end from north to south this evening. A few lingering snow showers may stick around the southern part so the state at midnight. All snow is long gone by daybreak Monday. However, the roads will still be slick and icy for the Monday morning commute. A winter storm warning continues until 7am Monday for the counties that will get additional snowfall this evening.
Temperatures: Temps are in the teens and lower 20s. Tonight’s lows dip into the single-digits for most with wind chill values below zero. Highs for Monday reach the upper teens and lower 20s under a partly cloudy sky.
Extended Outlook: Our temperatures slowly warm day by day this week until we hit the 40s on Friday. Our only chances for snow will be some flurries for Wednesday, and a light wintry mix for next weekend.
March 2nd, 2014 at 5:57 pm by Pamela Gardner under Weather
Snow showers are moving east across the state. Steady snow will continue to pile up on the roads and create slick conditions. A wintry mix is still falling in Bloomington, Columbus and Seymour. Snow totals (from this morning through this evening) will be 3″ to 5″ for Indy and south. More ice is mixing in in Bloomington, Columbus and places to the south. Northern Indiana has already accumulated their 2″ to 4″ of snow, so other than a few flurries, they are done with snow.
Stay tuned to WISH-TV. We have team coverage on the winter storm following the IU game.