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941 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
The NEAR TERM Section has been updated below.
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Regional Hourly Observations For DE KALB County
Issued at 1000 AM EDT THU MAR 22 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
GARY* MOSUNNY 36 27 69 NW9 30.35R
SOUTH BEND FAIR 32 23 69 N16 30.30R WCI 21
GOSHEN FAIR 31 22 69 NW8 30.28R WCI 23
MONTICELLO* FAIR 32 26 78 NW12 30.32R WCI 23
FORT WAYNE FAIR 31 24 75 NW7 30.28R WCI 24
PERU/GRISSOM FAIR 32 29 89 NW10 30.29R WCI 24
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1000am EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 38 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. Winds are from the north at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 21 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 23 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 33 degrees south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 38 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Kokomo and Huntingburg.
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 DE KALB County,IN
506 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday
Rain is expected between Monday night and Wednesday. There is a
chance for locally heavy rainfall.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation will not be needed.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For DE KALB County, IN
942 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
TONIGHT Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 5 to
FRIDAY Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy through midnight, then mostly cloudy
with a 20 percent chance of snow toward daybreak. Lows in the upper
20s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow in the morning,
then slight chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Highs around
40. East winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of
measurable precipitation 20 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy through midnight then clearing.
Lows in the mid 20s.
SUNDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
MONDAY NIGHT Not as cool. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Chance of rain 60 percent.
TUESDAY Rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
TUESDAY NIGHT Rain likely. Lows around 40. Chance of rain
WEDNESDAY Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. 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 27-MAR 31 MAR 29-APR 4 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above Below 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 ,
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:44 EDT Set 19:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 19:26 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 spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky