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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 87.53°WElev: 607ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 21 Jul 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Griffith IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 74. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Low around 74. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Griffith IN
 41.52°N 87.44°W
3:17 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
3pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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