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429 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For DE KALB County
Issued at 500 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          PTSUNNY   43  23  45 NW29G48   30.02R                  
VALPARAISO     CLOUDY    43  25  49 NW18G33   29.99R                  
MICHIGAN CITY* CLOUDY    41  30  65 NW23G37   29.98R                  
LAPORTE*       CLOUDY    41  30  66 NW21G32   29.96R                  
KNOX*          CLOUDY    39  32  75 NW17G32   29.96R                  
SOUTH BEND     CLOUDY    40  30  67 NW17G43   29.92R                  
ELKHART*       PTSUNNY   41  32  70 NW17G33   29.88R                  
GOSHEN         LGT RAIN  38  36  92 NW13G25   29.89R                  
MONTICELLO*    LGT RAIN  37  31  77 NW26G44   30.01R                  
LOGANSPORT*    CLOUDY    41  34  75 NW13G25   29.95R                  
ROCHESTER*     LGT RAIN  43  36  75 NW25G32   29.94R                  
WARSAW*        LGT RAIN  37  34  87 NW22G32   29.89R                  
KENDALLVILLE*  CLOUDY    43  28  55 NW8G21    29.84R                  
AUBURN*        FAIR      43  32  65 W17G25    29.84R                  
FORT WAYNE     LGT RAIN  41  34  76 NW22G45   29.88R                  
HUNTINGTON*    LGT RAIN  40  32  72 NW14G31   29.89R                  
PERU/GRISSOM   LGT RAIN  41  37  87 NW18G33   29.92R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 500pm EDT, Saturday October 20, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 40 degrees north, near 55 degrees central, and near 64 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 28%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. Winds are from the northwest at 17 mph with gusts at 43 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 northwest at 30 mph with gusts at 40 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 17 mph with gusts at 32 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is LGT degrees at Warsaw.


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 DE KALB County,IN

543 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018 /443 PM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018/

   WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT /9 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northern Indiana, southwest 
Michigan and northwest Ohio.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Wind Advisory.

Northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph will isolated gusts to around 45 mph
this evening. Mixed rain and snow showers are expected with 
reductions in visibilities possible. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For DE KALB County, IN
Issued at 542 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018


WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy with snow showers possibly mixed with rain showers and through midnight, then partly cloudy after midnight. No snow accumulation. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph toward daybreak. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 30.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 50.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. 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 
                   OCT 26-30 OCT 28-NOV 3    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:     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
Saturday October 20, 2018 the 293th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -10.680000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:01 EDT Set 18:58 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:35 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
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OCTOBER 20TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1770...
An exceedingly great storm struck eastern New England causing extensive
coastal damage from Massachusetts to Maine, and the highest tide in 47
years. (David Ludlum)
...1983...
Remnants of Pacific Hurricane Tico caused extensive flooding in central and
south central Oklahoma. Oklahoma City set daily rainfall records with 1.45
inch on the 19th, and 6.28 inches on the 20th. (17th-21st) (The Weather
Channel)
...1987...
Cold arctic air invaded the Upper Midwest, and squalls in the Lake Superior
snowbelt produced heavy snow in eastern Ashland County and northern Iron
County of Wisconsin. Totals ranged up to 18 inches at Mellen. In the
western U.S., the record high of 69 degrees at Seattle WA was their
twenty-fifth of the year, their highest number of record highs for any
given year. Bakersfield CA reported a record 146 days in a row with daily
highs 80 degrees or above. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Unseasonably warm weather continued in the western U.S. In California,
afternoon highs of 96 degrees at Redding and Red Bluff were records for the
date. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Forty-nine cities reported record low temperatures for the date as readings
dipped into the 20s and 30s across much of the south central and
southeastern U.S. Lows of 32 degrees at Lake Charles LA and 42 degrees at
Lakeland FL were records for October, and Little Rock AR reported their
earliest freeze of record. Snow blanketed the higher elevations of Georgia
and the Carolinas. Melbourne FL dipped to 47 degrees shortly before
midnight to surpass the record low established that morning. Showers and
thunderstorms brought heavy rain to parts of the northeastern U.S. Autumn
leaves on the ground clogged drains and ditches causing flooding. Up to
4.10 inches of rain soaked southern Vermont in three days. Flood waters
washed 600 feet of railroad track, resulting in a train derailment. (The
National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)


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