Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 27 May 2:45 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrillville IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Merrillville IN
 41.47°N 87.33°W
2:15 pm CDT May 27, 2022
2pm CDT May 27, 2022-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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