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108 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For CLARK County
Issued at 100 PM EDT TUE MAR 20 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
BATESVILLE + CLOUDY 32 32 100 MISG 29.67F
BEDFORD + CLOUDY 34 27 75 N7 29.69F WCI 28
BLOOMINGTON CLOUDY 35 25 66 N15 29.70F WCI 25
FRENCH LICK *+ CLOUDY 32 25 74 NE9 29.68S WCI 24
MADISON *+ CLOUDY 34 28 80 N5 29.67F WCI 30
NORTH VERNON + CLOUDY 30 27 86 N8 29.69S WCI 23
SEYMOUR + CLOUDY 34 27 75 N13 29.69S WCI 25
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 39 degrees north, near 36 degrees central, and near 33 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, cloudy central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the northeast at 15 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 31 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 17 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 26 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 8 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. The wind chill is near 26 degrees south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 42 degrees at Peru/Grissom AFB. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw and Kokomo.
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For CLARK County,IN
953 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018 /853 AM CDT Tue Mar 20 2018/
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS
EVENING TO 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ WEDNESDAY
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.
DAY ONE Today and Tonight.
Snow is expected this evening through Wednesday morning. Accumulations
between 1 and 4 inches are expected. There could be slick and slushy
roads later this evening through Wednesday morning. Refer to the
Winter Weather Advisory for more information.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday.
Any slushy or slick spots Wednesday morning should mostly melt by
afternoon as temperatures rise above freezing.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotters will be needed to report snowfall amounts this evening
through Wednesday morning.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For CLARK County, IN
953 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 PM EDT WEDNESDAY
THIS AFTERNOON Colder. Chance of rain possibly mixed with
freezing rain late in the morning, then light snow possibly mixed
with rain in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Near
steady temperature in the mid 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
TONIGHT Snow. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Lows in the
upper 20s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow near
WEDNESDAY Light snow likely possibly mixed with rain. Snow
accumulation around 1 inch. Total snow accumulation 3 to
4 inches. Highs around 40. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance
of precipitation 70 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs around 50.
FRIDAY NIGHT Rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
SATURDAY Rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers. Highs
in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of
showers 90 percent.
SUNDAY Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 50s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 50s.
12-48 Hr ETA Surface,
12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc,
24 Hr. Comparsion,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms:
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
MAR 25-29 MAR 27-APR 2 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Normal Normal Normal Normal
Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Total Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:48 EDT Set 18:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:52 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:22 EDT Ends 19:24 EDT
Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy
Yesterday's Highs ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A tornado (unofficially F2) struck the north side of Lexington, KY destroying
barns and a roundhouse. (NWS Louisville)
A late winter storm in Oklahoma produced nearly a foot of snow at Oklahoma
City and at Tulsa. (David Ludlum)
The city of Juneau received 31 inches of snow in 24 hours, a record for the
Alaska capitol. (20th-21st) (David Ludlum)
A severe three day winter storm came to an end over the Central Plains. The
storm produced up to twenty inches of snow in Colorado, Nebraska and
Kansas, and left a thick coat of ice from eastern Kansas across
northwestern Missouri into Iowa. (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky