July 23rd, 2014 at 4:07 am by Randy Ollis under Weather
Forecast 8 Vipir radar is indicating a band of thunderstorms over northern Indiana this morning. They are heading to the southeast and are producing brief heavy rain and gusty winds. Cooler and less humid air will arrive later today. Highs will be near 80 degrees.
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:36 pm by Robb Ellis under Weather
Yet again, we failed to reach 90 degrees this afternoon and our high today sits at 88 degrees.
The highest temperature for 2014 remains at 88 degrees.
There has only been one year on record that failed to reach 90 degrees and that’s 2004.
Temperatures for the remainder of the week return to below-average values with highs in the low 80s and lows near 60.
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:32 pm by Robb Ellis under Weather
Overview: Some places around central Indiana today saw 90 degrees but so far in Indy we have not. Some showers will be rolling in overnight which are going to cool the temperatures down.
Tonight: Tonight’s temperatures only drops to around 70. Showers will start to roll in around midnight, some places will have scattered storms.
Wednesday: Showers will die off early in the morning leaving us with a beautiful day. We will see mostly sunny skies with temperatures reaching the mid to low 80s. Wind gusts could reach 20 mph in some places and we will have a strong breeze for most of the day. Lows around 60.
Remainder of Week: Thursday and Friday are going to be extremely nice. Sunny skies with temperatures in the low 80s will make for comfortable conditions. The weekend will bring back rain chances as we could see some scattered storms on Saturday and Sunday. The Brickyard 400 is on Sunday so we will make sure to keep you updated on that forecast.
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:38 pm by Robb Ellis under Weather
Current temperatures as of 3 p.m. have picked up into the mid 80s and we are at 85 here in the city. Some places could possibly see the 90 degree mark later on in the day. We have yet to reach 90 in the city so it could be the first of the year.
Humidity is high and will continue to rise throughout the week.
We currently have partly sunny skies and a cool SW breeze at around 10 mph.
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:26 am by Ken Brewer under Weather
The Storm Prediction Center has included just a few more areas in western and northern parts of the WISH-TV viewing area. The new area goes to just west of Kokomo and down to Terre Haute. Most storms will take place after midnight, and could produce damaging wind and large hail.
July 22nd, 2014 at 6:00 am by Ken Brewer under Weather
TODAY: We have not reached 90° so far in Indianapolis, today may be the first time we do so. Hot and humid air will continue to build in Indiana, so take that into account if you are taking kids to camp, or heading out to the pool.
THIS EVENING: Clouds will build in the evening, but it looks like most of the thunderstorm chances will hold off until around midnight for NW parts of our area. It will stay in the 80s through the evening hours.
STORM CHANCES OVERNIGHT: There will be some scattered thunderstorms overnight, as the warm and humid air will linger. There is a Slight Risk of severe storms in NW Indiana. Temps will only drop into the low 70s.
8-DAY FORECAST: Cooler, drier air will slowly move in during the day Wednesday, then below-normal temperatures will return for Thursday into Friday with dry weather. There are chances of rain and thunderstorms for the Brickyard 400 for the weekend.
July 21st, 2014 at 6:11 pm by Robb Ellis under Weather
Overview: Things are warming up for Indiana. High temperatures are in the mid 80s today, and tomorrow will have high temperatures in the lower 90s. Temperatures cool throughout the week.
Tonight: Tonight’s temperatures only drops into the upper 60s. It’ll be a pretty clear & dry night.
Tuesday: Will Tuesday be the first day a lot of areas reach 90 degrees for the first time in 2014, in the middle of July?! We’re forecasting high temperatures in the lower 90s for some. Aside from hot hot hot conditions, we’ll have mostly sunny skies. These sunny skies & humidity levels will make it feel a few degrees warmer.
Remainder of Work Week: Overnight Tuesday into Wednesday will have scattered thunderstorms. Average July temperatures will be back on Wednesday. The remainder of the work week will be dry with temperatures in the lower 80s. The weekend brings another chance for thunderstorms.
July 21st, 2014 at 3:01 pm by Robb Ellis under Weather
Current temperatures as of 3 p.m. have picked up into the mid 80s. High temperatures for today will be in the upper 80s for Indianapolis. Surrounding cities’ high temperatures will only reach the mid 80s. Expect mostly sunny skies all day.
Tomorrow has a similar trend with mostly sunny skies, but we may actually reach high temperatures in the lower 90s for mid to southern parts of the state. For a lot of areas, this may very well be the first time it has reached 90 degrees. Indianapolis alone hasn’t even exceeded 88 degrees this summer.
July 21st, 2014 at 10:56 am by Randy Ollis under Weather
Temps are climbing into the 70s, and even approaching 80° in some places! Highs will reach the mid to upper 80s!
July 21st, 2014 at 5:28 am by Ken Brewer under Weather
TODAY: The warming trend that began over the weekend will really kick in today and even more so Tuesday. Highs today will reach the mid to upper 80s and humidity will be a bit higher than the weekend.
THIS EVENING: It will be a warmer evening, but a quiet evening. Temps will be in the 80s and 70s.
OVERNIGHT: The higher humidity will mean warmer temps overnight. Lows will drop into the mid to upper 60s in outlying areas to near 70 in the city.
TUESDAY…1ST 90° OF THE YEAR? Highs will reach the upper 80s, and some places could hit 90° which would be the 1st time this year.
8-DAY FORECAST: Scattered thunderstorms will arrive Wednesday, and that will cool temps back off a bit Thursday and Friday. Unsettled weather could return for the weekend, which could mean chances of rain for the Brickyard 400. We will continue to fine tune the forecast in the days ahead.