Severe Storms in the Midwest and Ohio Valley; Strong Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains

Severe storms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes, some of which could be strong will be possible in the Midwest and Ohio Valley through tonight. A strong winter storm continues to produce impacts across the west including heavy snow, gusty winds and rain. Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Texas Panhandle into Oklahoma through this evening. Read More >

Current conditions at

Indianapolis International Airport (KIND)

Lat: 39.73°NLon: 86.28°WElev: 790ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.37 in (994.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 2:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Indianapolis IN

Tornado Watch until February 28, 06:00am
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Tornado Watch
  •  
    Tornado Watch until February 28, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Tornado Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then rain and thunderstorms likely between 4am and 5am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms before 8am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 4pm. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy.
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then
    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then rain and thunderstorms likely between 4am and 5am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms before 8am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 4pm. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Indianapolis IN
 39.77°N 86.16°W (Elev. 728 ft)
2:52 am EST Feb 28, 2024
3am EST Feb 28, 2024-6pm EST Mar 5, 2024
 
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