August 9, 11 PM Weather Forecast Update

Here is the latest forecast update.

Posted: Aug 9, 2019 10:34 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2019 11:03 PM

Highs today reached 79-83 with low humidity.

50s tonight will lead to 80s tomorrow.  Tomorrow will be hot enough for the pool, comfortable enough to be outdoors away from the pool.

Sunday it heats up & turns humid with a few storms possible later in the day, but coverage will only run 30%.

Squall line of storms is possible Monday afternoon-evening after warm to hot, muggy to oppressive weather (with strong south-southwest wind at 15-30 mph).

Severe weather is possible with main threat being wind, but also risk of a couple of isolated, embedded brief tornadoes.

Locally-heavy +1.50" rainfall amounts may occur in some areas.

Couple shortwaves will pass (along with a secondary cold front) Tuesday-Wednesday, leading to a few scattered showers/storms.

First shortwave:

Second shortwave:

After it gets a bit cooler late next week, rounds of storms are possible next weekend.  There is severe risk, specifically on Sunday.

These will be occurring on the periphery of the hot upper ridge expanding from Texas.

It still appears heat of that ridge (with high humidity from wetter soils), may bring late-season heat wave (highs in the 90s, heat indices in the 100s).

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West Lafayette
Clear
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Feels Like: 36°
Kokomo
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Hi: 50° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 36°
Rensselaer
Clear
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Fowler
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Feels Like: 34°
Williamsport
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Feels Like: 34°
Crawfordsville
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Frankfort
Overcast
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Hi: 49° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 38°
Delphi
Clear
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Hi: 47° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 30°
Monticello
Clear
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Hi: 45° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 30°
Logansport
Clear
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Hi: 48° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 33°
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