Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gary Regional Airport (KGYY)

Lat: 41.61°NLon: 87.41°WElev: 584ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 10 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Jul 1:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE East Chicago IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4am and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE East Chicago IN
 41.61°N 87.4°W
1:16 am CDT Jul 20, 2018
2am CDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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