Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Daviess County Airport (KDCY)

Lat: 38.7°NLon: 87.13°WElev: 473ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 6 Jul 9:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Edwardsport IN

Heat Advisory until July 6, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 6, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 110. West wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 110. West wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Edwardsport IN
 38.82°N 87.26°W (Elev. 512 ft)
9:15 am EDT Jul 6, 2022
9am EDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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