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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
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
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;                                

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 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.

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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. 
Hazards: None. 
Timing: None. 
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
Saturday morning.
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
that time.

Another low pressure system may affect the area towards the weekend,
with the potential for light accumulations of snow Friday night into
Saturday morning.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CLINTON County, IN
Issued at 1016 PM EDT Mon Mar 19 2018

Breezy. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph.

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.

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 40 percent.

Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly cloudy then clearing. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s.

Rain, possibly mixed with snow. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.

12-48 Hr ETA Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, 24 Hr. Comparsion, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville , Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

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                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Tuesday March 20, 2018 the 79th Day of Year

Declination 0.230000
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 , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
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