Via @NWSIndianapolis: Skies will start to clear tonight, leading to much cooler temperatures with lows in the mid 20s. Tonight will begin a long stretch of dry weather, with no precipitation expected in the next 7 days.
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Via @NWSIndianapolis: Expect much colder temperatures today with highs in the 30s and gloomy conditions. Flurries will be possible at times today. Temperatures will warm up over the next few days.
When did you first learn to identify this group of stars? Although they are familiar to many people around the world, different cultures have associated this asterism with different icons and folklore. Known in the USA as the Big Dipper, the stars are part of a constellation designated by the International Astronomical Union in 1922 […]
Via @NWSIndianapolis: A line of showers and thunderstorms is currently moving through central Indiana along a cold front. Brief heavy rainfall and isolated lightning will be possible along with gusty winds and even some small hail.
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Via @NWSIndianapolis: Expect Isolated light showers this morning. More widespread coverage is likely this afternoon with the potential for a few thunderstorms, mainly across southeast portions of central IN. Rain will then move out this evening.
Near dawn on November 19 the Pleiades stood in still dark skies over the French Pyrenees. But just before sunrise a serendipitous moment was captured in this single 3 second exposure; a bright meteor streak appeared to pierce the heart of the galactic star cluster. From the camera’s perspective, star cluster and meteor were poised […]
Via @NWSIndianapolis: Overnight low temps will be mild. Expect lows to range from about 50 to the mid 50s. Winds will gust up to ~30 to 40 mph, strongest primarily north of I-70.
Indy hit a high of 57 today, a nice 14 degrees above average. Here’s another fun fact. The sunset time tomorrow is one minute later in the afternoon! INDY SEVEN DAY FORECAST Friday: Mostly sunny morning. Clouds increase in the afternoon. Wind gusting to 30 mph by afternoon. High 57. Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. Scattered […]
Via @NWSIndianapolis: Rain will be possible at times over the next few days, mainly late tonight through Saturday night. Some light precipitation may linger into Sunday. Much cooler temperatures are expected by Sunday as highs will be in the 30s.
On December 4, periodic Comet 12P/Pons-Brooks shared this telescopic field of view with Vega, alpha star of the northern constellation Lyra. Fifth brightest star in planet Earth’s night, Vega is some 25 light-years distant while the much fainter comet was about 21 light-minutes away. In recent months, outbursts have caused dramatic increases in brightness for […]