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October 21, 11 PM Weather Forecast Update

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Posted: Oct 21, 2020 9:52 PM
Updated: Oct 22, 2020 1:59 AM

Highs today reached 56-64.  I forecasted maxes of 60-67 lastnight, so we fell 3-4 degrees short.  However, 78-84 highs for tomorrow still look good after the scattered showers/storms exit tonight & some fog develops.

Lows clouds & fog will then erode away tomorrow morning, leading to a mostly sunny to sunny, windy (south-southwest gusts to 35 mph at times) afternoon.

Lows Thursday night-Friday morning look near/record warm at 61-66.  The record warm low for Greater Lafayette (records back to 1879) is 63 in 2001.

Friday cold front still looks anafrontal.  Much of the shower & storm action will occur behind the front.

So, we get an initial narrow line of gusty showers & t'showers with some isolated +45 mph gusts, then showers & storms with risk of isolated hailer or two with temperatures crashing to the 50-60 range after reaching 67-78 over the area in the 11 am-2 pm time frame.

It will be warmest in the southeast counties where it will take longer for the front to pass.

Rainfall of 0.35-0.75" is possible.

Saturday looks dry, Sunday should see scattered showers & some storms develop as the front comes back northward as a warm front.

How far north the front gets will determine how warm it gets Monday & how far north MARGINAL & SLIGHT RISK parameters get Monday.  There is a trend to keep us a bit north of the warm front & in the 50s.

I think it could even be a situation where it is 60s Lafayette & southward & 50s north of that.  Just count on wet weather increasing Sunday & lasting periodically through Monday with risk of a few to some storms.

Total rainfall of 0.75-1.50" is possible.

Tuesday & Wednesday look cooler with it turning drier.  Highs will run 47-56 Tuesday & 48-57 Wednesday north to south over the area.  Overnight lows of 30-37 are likely.

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West Lafayette
Cloudy
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Hi: 59° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 39°
Kokomo
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Hi: 56° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 43°
Rensselaer
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Hi: 56° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 38°
Fowler
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Hi: 57° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 39°
Williamsport
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Hi: 59° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 42°
Crawfordsville
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Hi: 58° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 41°
Frankfort
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Hi: 58° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 41°
Delphi
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Hi: 59° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 42°
Monticello
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Hi: 60° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 42°
Logansport
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Tracking more rainfall, then a stretch of below normal temperatures next week (for a change)...
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