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1245 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For CLINTON County
Issued at 200 AM EDT TUE MAR 20 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
LAFAYETTE FAIR 34 21 59 NE16G23 29.78R WCI 24
6HR MIN TEMP: 34; 6HR MAX TEMP: 46;
KOKOMO* MOCLDY 31 23 72 NE21G28 29.77S WCI 18
6HR MIN TEMP: 31; 6HR MAX TEMP: 41;
MUNCIE* FAIR 32 20 61 NE16G28 29.74R WCI 21
6HR MIN TEMP: 32; 6HR MAX TEMP: 42;
INDIANAPOLIS CLOUDY 36 17 46 NE22 29.71F
6HR MIN TEMP: 36; 6HR MAX TEMP: 49;
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 200am EDT, Tuesday March 20, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 29 degrees north, near 36 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 20 degrees north. Winds are from the northeast at 22 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 25 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 15 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 47 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is MOCLDY degrees at 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 CLINTON County,IN
1047 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018
DAY ONE Tonight.
Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
Discussion: Surface high pressure spilling down from Canada will keep
precipitation chances from spreading to northern Indiana.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday.
Outlook: Light accumulations of snow are possible Friday night into
Discussion: A low pressure system moving through the Ohio Valley on
Tuesday may result in light mixed precipitation at times Tuesday and
Tuesday night. Little if any accumulations of snow are expected at
Another low pressure system may affect the area towards the weekend,
with the potential for light accumulations of snow Friday night into
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For CLINTON County, IN
1016 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018
REST OF TONIGHT
Breezy. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
TUESDAY Colder. Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain in
the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow, then
chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation
WEDNESDAY Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs around 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy then clearing. Lows in the mid
20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
and snow. Lows in the lower 30s.
SATURDAY Rain, possibly mixed with snow. Highs in the mid 40s.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Lows in
the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
SUNDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.
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