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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Clear

57°F

14°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 20.00 mi
Last update 16 Oct 5:45 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrillville IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Widespread frost, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Merrillville IN
 41.47°N 87.33°W
5:16 pm CDT Oct 16, 2018
5pm CDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 23, 2018
 
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