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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
600 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

.UPDATE...The AVIATION section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For FLOYD County
Issued at 800 AM EDT TUE OCT 16 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BEDFORD +      FAIR      34  32  93 CALM      30.30S FOG              
BLOOMINGTON    FAIR      33  33 100 CALM      30.30S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  32; 6HR MAX TEMP:  37;                                

FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR      36  30  80 N3        30.30F                  
MADISON *+     FAIR      36  36 100 CALM      30.32R                  
NORTH VERNON + FAIR      34  34 100 CALM      30.29  FOG              
SEYMOUR +      FAIR      36 N/A N/A CALM      30.31S                  

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 800am EDT, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 34 degrees central, and near 40 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 24 degrees north. Winds are from the west at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 30 degrees central. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 40 degrees at Evansville. 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 FLOYD County,IN

333 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018 /233 AM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For FLOYD County, IN
Issued at 348 AM EDT Tue Oct 16 2018

TODAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. West winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

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

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Areas of frost. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Areas of frost. Highs in the lower 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Widespread frost. Highs in the mid 50s.

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
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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 21-25    OCT 23-29    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below                                            
 Precipitation:      Below        Below                                            

....  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 October 16, 2018 the 289th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -9.230000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 07:57 EDT Set 19:04 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:30 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:31 EDT Ends 19:30 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 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1780...
The most deadly Western Hemisphere hurricane on record raged across the 
Caribbean. It killed 22,000 people on the islands of Martinique, St. 
Eustatius, and Barbados. Thousands more died at sea. (NWS Louisville)
...1913...
The temperature in Downtown San Francisco soared to 101 degrees to equal
their record for October. (The Weather Channel)
...1925...
A family of tornadoes and downbursts moved over a 45 mile long path from 
Warren County through Edmonson County into Hart County. Two homes near 
Bowling Green were blown into the Barren River. A hotel was torn apart at 
Mammoth Cave National Park. (NWS Louisville)
...1937...
An unlikely winter-like storm produced as much as ten inches of snow in
Minnesota and Iowa.
...1987...
Ten cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date. The low of 34 degrees at Augusta GA marked their third straight
morning of record cold. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to
parts of the central U.S. Lightning struck a bull and six cows under a tree
near Battiest OK. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Late afternoon thunderstorms produced severe weather in southwestern Lower
Michigan and northern Indiana. One thunderstorm spawned a tornado north of
Nappanee IN which caused half a million dollars damage. Six cities in
California reported record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 100 degrees at Red Bluff CA was the latest such reading of record
for so late in the autumn season. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Heavy snow blanketed the foothills of Colorado. Up to three inches was
reported around Denver. Echo Lake was buried under nineteen inches of snow.
Temperatures again warmed into the 80s and lower 90s in the eastern and
south central U.S. Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Atlantic City NJ with a reading of 84 degrees. (Storm
Data) (The National Weather Summary)


Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky