How low did it go? Here are Monday morning temps:
31 | LAFAYETTE
32 | MUNCIE, KOKOMO, CRAWFORDSVILLE
35 | INDIANAPOLIS
36 | BLOOMINGTON, COLUMBUS
The record Indy low for May 8 is 31 degrees, from 1976 and 1947. The average is 50. The chart below via WeatherBELL shows temps at 8am Monday. As you can see, milder air is building to the west, and no more 30s are in the forecast (for at least the next few weeks.) (Click charts to enlarge.)
19.31″ | YEAR TO DATE
13.46″ | NORMAL YEAR TO DATE
— NWS Indianapolis (@NWSIndianapolis) May 7, 2017
PAUL’S PREVIOUS PREDICTION
Yesterday’s high was 61 in Indy. My forecast was 59.
The average high today is 70 and the average low is 50. Records are 90 (1896) and 31 (1976, 1947). The sun rises at 6:37am and sets at 8:46pm.
INDY SEVEN DAY FORECAST
Today: Morning sunshine. Partly sunny afternoon. Wind: N-NW 5-10 mph. High 62.
Tonight: Scattered evening showers. Rain likely overnight. Low 48.
Tuesday: Showers and some storms likely. High 66.
Tuesday Night: Showers and storms likely. Low 51.
Wednesday: Mainly afternoon showers and storms. High 70.
Wednesday Night: Showers and storms. Low 53.
Thursday: Showers likely. High 66.
Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy. Low 48.
Friday: Partly sunny. High 65.
Friday Night: Partly cloudy. Low 47.
Saturday: Partly sunny. High 65.
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy. Low 48.
Monday: Partly sunny. High 67.