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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
610 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

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Regional Hourly Observations For BROWN County
Issued at 600 PM EST SAT FEB 16 2019
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BATESVILLE +   CLEAR     28  21  74 NE8G15    29.98S WCI  20          
BEDFORD +      FAIR      34  21  60 NE7       29.96S WCI  28          
BLOOMINGTON    FAIR      37  32  82 NE7       29.95S WCI  32          
FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR      34  14  44 NE9       29.95F WCI  26          
JEFFERSONVL +  FAIR      39  20  47 NE5       29.97R WCI  36          
MADISON *+     FAIR      34  23  64 E9        29.99R WCI  26          
NORTH VERNON + FAIR      32  23  69 NE9       29.98R WCI  24          
SEYMOUR +      FAIR      37  25  60 N8        29.99R WCI  31          

Hourly Obs., Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 600pm EST, Saturday February 16, 2019

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 24 degrees north, near 29 degrees central, and near 37 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. Winds are from the east at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 14 degrees north. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 20 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 32 degrees south. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 37 degrees at Evansville and Bloomington. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, and Anderson.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BROWN County,IN

428 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Outlook: Minor accumulations of snow and a light glaze of ice are
possible by the pre dawn hours of Sunday.
 
Hazards: Slick roads from a wintry mix.
 
Timing: After 400 AM EST.
 
Discussion: An approaching low pressure system will result in 
chances for light snow, and possibly some light freezing rain, to the
area during the pre dawn hours of Sunday. Minor snow accumulations 
and trace amounts of ice are possible.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Outlook: Light accumulations of snow, and possibly a light glaze of
ice due to freezing rain, are possible during the day Sunday.
 
Discussion: A low pressure system is expected to move through the
area on Sunday, resulting in chances for mixed wintry precipitation.
Light snow accumulations, and possible a light glaze of ice due to
freezing rain, are possible on Sunday.

Another low pressure system may result in additional chances for rain
or snow from Wednesday night through Thursday night. Little, if any,
accumulations are expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BROWN County, IN
Issued at 343 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

TONIGHT
Mostly clear, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of light freezing rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and rain until midday, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers. Light snow accumulations. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Rain showers likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of showers 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers, possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers, possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the mid 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                              INDIANA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2    FEB       FEB-APR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Below     Normal      Below                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above      Below                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Total Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Saturday February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -12.070000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:36 EST Set 18:23 EST
Transit Meridian 12:59 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:09 EST Ends 18:50 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Yesterday's Highs , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
FEBRUARY 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1899...
Washington D.C. received 1.26 inches of rain in six hours atop a snow cover
more than 30 inches deep making it the soggiest day of record. (Sandra and
TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1903...
The temperature at Pokegama Dam MN plunged to 59 degrees below zero to
establish a state record. (David Ludlum)
...1943...
Record cold prevailed in the northeastern U.S. The mercury plunged to 43
degrees below zero at Concord NH, and to -39 degrees at Portland ME. The
morning low of -32 degrees at Falls Village CT established a state record,
yet the afternoon high that day was 20 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)

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