Afternoon sunshine and a lovely weekend ahead
A beautiful day with less humidity is in our forecast today.
Highs will top out in the low 80s with mostly sunny skies.
If you’re heading to the Indians game, it’s a home run forecast! The game will start with temps around 80 and fall into the mid 70s by the time the ninth inning ends.
Saturday will be warmer with highs in the mid 80s. The humidity will still be comfortable.
Saturday marks the end of May, and with no rain in the forecast, here’s where we ended up in terms of rain for the month. We were just shy of the “normal” amount of 5.05? with 4.87? of rain falling at the Indianapolis International Airport.
Sunday looks mainly dry with highs in the low 80s. We are watching the timing closely, but as of right now late Sunday afternoon it looks like showers and storms will be possible. It will be much more humid with daily rain chances beginning late Sunday into next Thursday as temps stay warm in the mid 80s.
THIS DAY IN CENTRAL INDIANA WEATHER HISTORY
2004: The second largest tornado outbreak in state history occurs. Twenty-three tornadoes strike the state.
1911: On the day of the first Indy 500, a high temperature of 81 is recorded, with the low 62 and a trace of rain.