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Live Doppler 13 Forecast

Kelly Greene
08/19/17 08:15 am EDT

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A few isolated showers are moving over central Indiana this morning. A few tenths of an inch to a quarter of an inch is possible. Many areas will stay dry with mostly sunny skies returning this afternoon. Indianapolis could use rain. It’s been a dry month so far with only 0.17” of rain. The August normal to date is 1.82” for Indy. The August deficit is 1.65”. But with the heavy rains in July, there actually is a surplus of 2.26” since June 1st. But with the heavy rains in July, there actually is a surplus of 2.26” since June 1st. It will be a warm day with highs in the low to mid 80s.

It will be mostly clear this evening with temperatures falling into the mid 60s.

It will be mostly sunny and warm Sunday. Winds will be out of the south from 5 to 10 mph. Temperatures will soar into the upper 80s.

The solar eclipse is on Monday. Remember to follow Chuck Lofton on his trek to totality. He will have coverage on WTHR-Channel 13, wthr.com and facebook live. Remember to watch the eclipse safely. Sunglasses are not good enough. You will need protective glasses to look at the eclipse. You can also make a viewing box. We have the "how to" video at wthr.com. For Indianapolis the eclipse be happening between 12:57pm and 3:48pm.

The latest model data is forecasting a mix of sun and clouds. Keep in mind, there will be clouds in central Indiana during the eclipse. Right now, it looks like cloud coverage will be from 35 to 40%. This will limit some of the view of the eclipse. It will be a hot and humid afternoon with highs in the upper 80s. It will feel like the low 90s. If you are looking for viewing parties for this exciting event, there are details in the Live Doppler 13 blog: http://www.wthr.com/article/solar-eclipse-frenzy-live-doppler-13-weather-blog

Scattered showers and thunderstorms move in on Tuesday. A few strong to severe storms will be possible.

A cooler and less humid pattern returns Wednesday with highs in the low 80s.

The mid 70s are forecast for Thursday and Friday with mostly sunny skies.

On this date in Indiana weather history - 2007: Golf ball size hail and 70-80 mph winds strike the Brownsburg and Indianapolis areas.

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