Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Frankfort Municipal Airport (KFKR)

Lat: 40.27°NLon: 86.56°WElev: 861ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.34 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 8 Mar 8:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Colfax IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely.  Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Colfax IN
 40.21°N 86.7°W (Elev. 833 ft)
8:15 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
8pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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