Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 39.77°N 86.16°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Indianapolis IN
Issued by: National Weather Service Indianapolis, IN
Last Update: 3:18 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy



    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms


    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 63. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy


    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy



    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny



    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely


    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers


    Low: 45 °F

  • Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 6 mph.

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 63. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62.



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