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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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Aug 11:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkhart IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Elkhart IN
 41.67°N 85.99°W (Elev. 745 ft)
10:29 am EDT Aug 21, 2017
12pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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