Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Shelbyville Municipal Airport (KGEZ)

Lat: 39.59°NLon: 85.8°WElev: 801ft.

Light Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin IN

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °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 showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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 showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin IN
 39.5°N 86.07°W (Elev. 778 ft)
8:45 am EDT Aug 17, 2018
9am EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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