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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
739 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

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The AVIATION Section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For GIBSON County
Issued at 700 AM EDT SUN OCT 21 2018
SOUTHWEST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
EVANSVILLE     FAIR      31  24  75 CALM      30.40R                  
HUNTINGBURG +  FAIR      31  24  75 N5        30.39R WCI  26          
WASHINGTON +   FAIR      27  21  79 NW3       30.40R                  

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Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 700am EDT, Sunday October 21, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 28 degrees central, and near 31 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 19 degrees central. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 37 degrees at Fort Wayne. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, 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 GIBSON County,IN

334 AM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

A Freeze Warning remains in effect for the entire region through 9
AM. 

Areas of frost will be possible throughout the region late tonight
into Monday morning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

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 GIBSON County, IN
Issued at 328 AM CDT Sun Oct 21 2018


FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING

TODAY
Sunny. Widespread frost in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph in the morning shifting to the west in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 40. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Patchy frost after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

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

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 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
Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.030000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:02 EDT Set 18:57 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:36 EDT Ends 19:23 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 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1934...
A severe windstorm lashed the northern Pacific coast. In Washington State,
the storm claimed the lives of 22 persons, and caused 1.7 million dollars
damage, mostly to timber. Winds, gusting to 87 mph at North Head WA,
produced waves twenty feet high. (David Ludlum)
...1957...
The second in a series of unusual October storms hit southern California
causing widespread thunderstorms. Santa Maria was drenched with 1.13 inches
of rain in two hours. Hail drifted to 18 inches in East Los Angeles.
Waterspouts were sighted off Point Mugu and Oceanside. (20th-21st) (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Cold arctic air continued to invade the central U.S. Eleven record lows
were reported in the Great Plains Region, including lows of 12 degrees at
Valentine NE, and 9 degrees at Aberdeen SD. Temperatures warmed rapidly
during the day in the Southern and Central Plains Region. Goodland KS
warmed from a morning low of 24 degrees to an afternoon high of 75 degrees.
(The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Joan, the last hurricane of the season, neared the coast of Nicaragua
packing 125 mph winds. Joan claimed more than 200 lives as she moved over
Central America, and total damage approached 1.5 billion dollars. Crossing
more than 40 degrees of longitude, Hurricane Joan never strayed even one
degree from the 12 degree north parallel. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold weather continued to grip the south central and
southeastern U.S. Twenty cities reported record low temperatures for the
date, including Calico AR with a reading of 26 degrees, and Daytona Beach
FL with a low of 41 degrees. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region finally came
to an end, but not before leaving Marquette MI buried under 12.7 inches of
snow, a record 24 hour total for October. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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