Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Valparaiso Porter County Municipal Airport (KVPZ)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 87°WElev: 768ft.

69°F

21°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 11:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Porter IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 60 by 8am, then falling to around 53 during the remainder of the day. West wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 55.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 60 by 8am, then falling to around 53 during the remainder of the day. West wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Porter IN
 41.64°N 87.08°W
12:18 pm CDT May 6, 2016
12pm CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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