Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Heavy Rain and Strong Storms in Southwest and East.

The latest Central Pacific Hurricane Center forecast track brings major hurricane Lane closer to Hawaii later this week. A strong low and associated cold front will bring a threat of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain to portions of the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast. Monsoon moisture may produce local flash flooding in the Southwest and dry thunderstorms in the Great Basin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Heavy Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:45 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrillville IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then isolated showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then isolated showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Merrillville IN
 41.47°N 87.33°W
11:17 am CDT Aug 21, 2018
12pm CDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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