A Heat Advisory continues until 8pm for all of central Indiana.
It will be a hot and steamy day at the track for the Brickyard 400.
The gates open at 10 a.m. and the air temperature will be the low 80s. At the start of the race at 3:19 p.m., temperatures will be in the low 90s.
Be safe in any outdoor activities you participate in.
Make sure to drink plenty of water and avoid strenuous activities.
An isolated thunderstorm will be possible this afternoon with thunderstorms becoming likely storms later this evening.
A cold front will trigger scattered thunderstorms later this evening. There is a low risk of severe weather, along the I-70 corridor and points to the north. Heavy downpours, gusty winds and lightning are possible. Temperatures will only fall into the mid 70s.
Thunderstorms will continue into Monday morning. Monday will be hot with temperatures back in the upper 80s. Humidity will still be high, making it feel like it’s in the low to mid 90s.
High pressure builds in for Tuesday, allowing drier and cooler air to return. It will be less humid Tuesday with highs back to normal for this time of year, in the mid 80s.
An area of low pressure moves in on Thursday, bringing chances of showers and thunderstorms into the weekend.