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739 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For GIBSON County
Issued at 700 AM EDT SUN OCT 21 2018
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
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
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
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
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
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.
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
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 ,
Sunday October 21, 2018 the 294th Day of Year
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 ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
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)
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
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)
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)
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)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky