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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
355 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For DECATUR County
Issued at 600 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON +     FAIR      63  41  45 W7        30.07                   
COLUMBUS       CLEAR     64  34  32 SW16G23   30.09R                  
FISHERS *+       N/A     63  46  55 W12       30.08R                  
FRANKFORT +    FAIR      65  42  42 W16       30.07F                  
GREENWOOD *+   FAIR      64  41  43 W7G16     30.09R                  
INDIANAPOLIS   FAIR      63  41  44 W15       30.08R                  
-EAGLE CREEK   FAIR      64  42  44 W8        30.07R                  
KOKOMO +       FAIR      63  42  46 W12       30.05F                  
MARION +       FAIR      61  44  54 W12       30.05F                  
MT COMFORT *+    N/A     63  48  59 W10       30.07                   
SHELBYVILLE    FAIR      65  40  39 SW13      30.07R                  
ZIONSVILLE +   FAIR      61  42  49 W9        30.08S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 63 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the west at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 13 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 67 degrees at Terre Haute. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, Huntingburg, and Anderson.


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 DECATUR County,IN

629 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

Discussion: A dry cold front will pass through the area tonight with
winds shifting back to the north.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Discussion: High pressure will provide cool and dry weather for much
of the upcoming week across the Ohio Valley. Low pressure tracking
into the region this weekend will bring the next threat for rain.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For DECATUR County, IN
Issued at 336 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Sunny until midday then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 50.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 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 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        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
Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:03 EDT Set 18:55 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:37 EDT Ends 19:22 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 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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