July 19th, 2013 at 11:21 am by under Chad's WLFI Weather Blog


A few spotty storms are possible today with highs near 95 & heat indices of 100-105.

Higher southwest winds with gusts to 25 mph at times will make it feel a little better.

Any of the very spotty storms will tend to diminish in the evening, however, it appears at least a broken line of storms will form to our northwest.


Right now, it appears the line may run solid from Toronto to Detroit & South Bend & broken from Chicago to Kansas City by 9:30 p.m.

Overall a 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. timing of the line with some pockets of damaging straight-line winds & perhaps some hail still look reasonable.  It does not look widespread, as the better dynamics will set up northeast of the area.  A little dry layer may promote a couple/few microbursts & strong updrafts may support a bit of hail.


After this, a few more showers/t’storms are still possible overnight-early Saturday morning, followed by a slow decrease in humidity Saturday afternoon-evening.  Highs will still run 83-89.  Skies will become partly cloudy with northwest winds going north, then north at 10-20 mph.  Dew points will drop from 72 in the morning to 66 by noon, 64 by 3 p.m. & 61 by 7 p.m.


Saturday night lows will drop to around 60 with northeast to east winds at 10-15 mph.


Sunday will feature an east wind at 10-15 mph & highs near 83.  Dew points will run 55-60.


One Response to “Today-Sunday”

  1. Randy says:

    We need rain bad.

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