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1132 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For DUBOIS County
Issued at 1200 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
EVANSVILLE FAIR 44 36 73 E8 30.30F
HUNTINGBURG + FAIR 45 36 70 E12 30.31F
WASHINGTON + FAIR 42 32 67 SE9 30.30F
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1200pm EST, Sunday February 18, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 27 degrees north, near 36 degrees central, and near 44 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are from the south at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 15 degrees north. Winds are from the southeast at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 27 degrees central. Winds are from the east at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 44 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw and 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 DUBOIS County,IN
252 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 /152 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight.
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday.
Several rounds of rainfall are likely mid week onward across southern
Indiana and central Kentucky. The axis of heaviest rainfall looks to
be across southern Indiana and west central Kentucky where in excess
of 2 inches are possible. With soils saturated and area streams and
rivers running high, additional flooding is likely where the heaviest
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For DUBOIS County, IN
245 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the
mid 50s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
TONIGHT Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY Showers likely. Highs around 70. South
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of showers
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
TUESDAY Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
TUESDAY NIGHT Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
WEDNESDAY Cooler. Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 50s. Temperatures falling into the 40s in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Chance of showers 70 percent.
THURSDAY Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the lower 50s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
FRIDAY Showers likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of
showers 70 percent.
FRIDAY NIGHT Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of
showers 70 percent.
SATURDAY Showers likely. Highs around 60. Chance of showers
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
FEB 23-27 FEB 25-MAR 3 FEB FEB-APR
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Temperature: Above Above Normal Below
Precipitation: Above Above 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 ,
Sunday February 18, 2018 the 49th Day of Year
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:33 EST Set 18:25 EST
Transit Meridian 12:58 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:06 EST Ends 18:52 EST
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
While much of the central and eastern U.S. was recovering from the most
severe cold wave of modern history, the temperature at San Francisco soared
to 80 degrees to establish a record for month of February. (David Ludlum)
Some of the higher elevations of California were in the midst of a five day
storm which produced 189 inches of snow, a single storm record for North
America. (13th-19th) (David Ludlum)
A small but intense low pressure system combined with northerly upslope
winds to produce eight inches of snow in five hours at Meeteetsie WY,
located southeast of Cody. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Thunderstorms soaked the Central Gulf Coast Region with heavy rain. Totals
in southern Louisiana ranged up to 8.50 inches near the town of Ridge, with
6.55 inches at Plaguemine. Thunderstorms in northern Florida drenched
Apalachicola with 5.41 inches of rain in 24 hours, and produced wind gusts
to 75 mph at Mayo. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Low pressure off the coast of North Carolina brought freezing rain and
heavy snow to Virginia and the Carolinas. Snowfall totals in Virginia
ranged up to 18 inches at Franklin. Freezing rain reached a thickness of
two inches around Charlotte NC. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
An intense but slow moving Pacific storm worked its way across Utah over a
two day period. The storm blanketed the valleys with 4 to 12 inches of
snow, and produced up to 42 inches of snow in the mountains. Heavy snow
also fell across northern Arizona. Williams received 22 inches of snow, and
12 inches was reported along the south rim of the Grand Canyon. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky