Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Indianapolis International Airport (KIND)

Lat: 39.73°NLon: 86.28°WElev: 790ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Meridian Hills IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 5am, then showers likely after 5am.  Low around 64. South wind around 14 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

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 50. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 5am, then showers likely after 5am. Low around 64. South wind around 14 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
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 50. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Meridian Hills IN
 39.88°N 86.15°W (Elev. 748 ft)
10:48 pm EDT Apr 16, 2024
11pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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