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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Elkhart Municipal (KEKM)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 86°WElev: 778ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 21 Aug 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Elkhart IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Elkhart IN
 41.61°N 86°W (Elev. 804 ft)
6:14 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
6pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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