More Record Heat, Blast of Fall Next Weekend

THE LATEST NUMBERS ON THE HEAT: As of Saturday night, we’ve officially set a new record high in Valparaiso 4 days in a row and we’ve set a record high 7 out of the last 9 days. This includes a high temperature of 95 degrees the last two days! Keep in mind, records in Valparaiso officially began in 1997, but it’s still an impressive streak! Here’s the breakdown: NEW RECORD HIGHS: Friday, September 15th: 86 degrees Saturday, September 16th: 89 degrees Sunday, September 17th: 92 degrees Wednesday, September 20th: 91 degrees Thursday, September 21st: 94 degrees Friday, September 22nd: 95 … Continue reading More Record Heat, Blast of Fall Next Weekend

Labor Day Forecast: Cool Start, Warm Finish

Expect a wide range of temps for your Labor Day weekend in NW Indiana. We’ll see high pressure combined with the backside flow from Harvey’s remnants helping to keep the breezy northeast wind going. Eventually our wind will ease and warmer, more humid air will work into the area by late Sunday. The threat of passing t’storms, but much needed rainfall, returns late Monday. Here’s the breakdown: FRIDAY  | Sunshine with a few passing clouds. Continued breezy & cool. | Near 70 SATURDAY | Abundant sunshine. A chilly start! | Low to mid 70s SUNDAY | Sunshine continues! A bit … Continue reading Labor Day Forecast: Cool Start, Warm Finish

Missing: August Heat in NW Indiana

NOT TOO MANY ARE COMPLAINING ABOUT COOLER THAN AVERAGE AUGUST The calendar days continues to roll by and the kids are about ready to head back to school…already! Typically we’re soaking up the last few summer weeks in the AC as the “dog days” of summer are usually in full swing. Not this year! We haven’t put together back-to-back 90 degree days since the middle of June–when the summer got off to a hot start! So where do we go from here? Are we going to pay for these cooler temps later this month? Region Weather wanted to find out. … Continue reading Missing: August Heat in NW Indiana

Your NW Indiana Memorial Day Weekend Forecast

WE WARM UP, BUT RUN THE RISK OF PASSING T’STORMS It’s hard to believe Memorial Day is upon us already! The unofficial start to summer is arriving when we have barely felt those warmer, spring-like temps around the Region. We are beginning a warming pattern over the next few days that will bring 70’s back to NW Indiana, but unfortunately, we’ll continue with passing rainfall chances. Here’s a look at the Regioncast: Our slow-moving area of low pressure is pulling away from the area and clouds will give way to some partial sunshine late Thursday. Sunshine will continue to mix … Continue reading Your NW Indiana Memorial Day Weekend Forecast