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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Muncie, Delaware County-Johnson Field (KMIE)

Lat: 40.23°NLon: 85.39°WElev: 935ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 23 Mar 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Castle IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 53 by 3am. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 54. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 53 by 3am. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 54. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
New Castle IN
 39.92°N 85.34°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
8:16 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
8pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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