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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Light Rain

59°F

15°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 14 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 19 Feb 7:45 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE East Chicago IN

Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Temperature rising to around 59 by 5am. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Temperature rising to near 63 by 10am, then falling to around 57 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 3am, then freezing rain likely between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet after 5am.  Low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 7am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Temperature rising to around 59 by 5am. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Temperature rising to near 63 by 10am, then falling to around 57 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 3am, then freezing rain likely between 3am and 5am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet after 5am. Low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 7am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
A chance of rain after midnight, mixing with snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE East Chicago IN
 41.61°N 87.4°W
8:21 pm CST Feb 19, 2018
8pm CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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