Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Indianapolis International Airport (KIND)

Lat: 39.73°NLon: 86.28°WElev: 790ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.8 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 9 May 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Indianapolis IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Indianapolis IN
 39.77°N 86.16°W (Elev. 728 ft)
1:15 pm EDT May 9, 2021
1pm EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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