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July 6, 1 PM Weather Forecast Update

Heat wave continues.

Posted: Jul 6, 2020 12:34 PM
Updated: Jul 6, 2020 3:42 PM

Highs yesterday reached 88-95 with heat indices 91-105.

Our 95.0 at WLFI ob site was the hottest of 2020 so far.  The Purdue Airport also hit 95.0 on the nose.

Highs Sunday:

95  Purdue University Airport...WLFI-TV...3 E Attica

94  5 SE Covington

93  Peru Municipal Airport...3 E Fowler

92  Monticello-White County Airport...Kentland Municipal Airport...5 W Delphi...6 NE Winamac

91  Morocco...2 NW Crawfordsville...Rochester Fulton County Airport...Kokomo Municipal Airport...Frankfort Municipal Airport...Flora Municipal Airport...Remington

90  Logansport-Cass County Airport

89  Grissom Air Reserve Base

88  Rensselaer-Jasper County Airport...Crawfordsville Municipal Airport

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Maximum heat indices Sunday:

105  3 E Attica...5 SE Covington

103  Kentland Muncipal Airport...3 E Fowler

102  Morocco

100  WLFI-TV

99  Remington

98  Frankfort Municipal Airport...5 W Delphi

96  Purdue University Airport...Peru Municipal Airport

95  6 NE Winamac...Flora Municipal Airport

94  Kokomo Municipal Airport

93  Monticello-White County Airport...Grissom Air Reserve Base...Crawfordsville Municipal Airport...Logansport-Cass County Airport...2 NW Crawfordsville

92  Rensselaer-Jasper County Airport

91  Rochester-Fulton County Airport

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Temperatures have already hit 87-94 over the area as of 12:45 p.m.

I have already measured a 93 with heat index of 100.  I have 91 as of 12:45 p.m. with a heat index of 99.

Highs today should reach 91-97 with heat indices 94-106.

Cumulus clouds will continue to build over the area & a few isolated to spotty storms will pop this afternoon.

Some scattered storms will bubble up Tuesday with highs 91-96 & heat indices 95-106 after 68-73 in the morning with haze & some patchy fog.

A few isolated storms are possible Wednesday-Thursday with highs 93-99 with heat indices 97-108.

Storms are likely Friday evening from possible MCS or complex of storms.  A few more storms are possible along the actual cold front Saturday.

Heat wave should end by next weekend (but just barely) with highs of 85-89.

It will return next week, however & mid to upper 90s to even 100 are possible for actual air temperature.

West Lafayette
Clear
78° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 80°
Kokomo
Clear
74° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 74°
Rensselaer
Scattered Clouds
73° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 73°
Fowler
Scattered Clouds
73° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 73°
Williamsport
Scattered Clouds
74° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 74°
Crawfordsville
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 68°
Frankfort
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 70°
Delphi
Clear
74° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 74°
Monticello
Clear
75° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 75°
Logansport
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 70°
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