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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Indianapolis International Airport (KIND)

Lat: 39.73°NLon: 86.28°WElev: 790ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Indianapolis IN

Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 71. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 71. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Indianapolis IN
 39.77°N 86.16°W (Elev. 728 ft)
8:15 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
8am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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