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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1012 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

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The NEAR TERM and AVIATION Sections have been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For HENRY County
Issued at 1000 AM EST FRI NOV 16 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    33  29  85 SW8       29.96R WCI  26          
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    32  30  92 SW13      29.94R WCI  22          
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    34  29  82 SW10G20   29.94R WCI  26          
INDIANAPOLIS   CLOUDY    33  29  85 W16       29.99R WCI  23          

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 1000am EST, Friday November 16, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 31 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 34 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 22 degrees north. Winds are from the west at 16 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 23 degrees central. Winds are from the southwest at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 degrees south. 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 39 degrees at Gary. 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HENRY County,IN

420 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Hazards: None. 
 
Timing: None. 
 
Discussion: Surface high pressure will build in from the south and
west today.
 
 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

Outlook: Light snow is possible over all or parts of central Indiana
late Saturday through Monday evening. Little to no accumulation is
expected.
 
Discussion: A weak frontal system and upper waves will move over the
area this weekend into next week. Then, high pressure will move in 
toward Thanksgiving.
 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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7-Day Forecast For HENRY County, IN
Issued at 958 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018

REST OF TODAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers, then chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers. Highs in the upper 30s. North winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature in the upper 20s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy until midday then clearing. Highs in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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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 
                   NOV 21-25    NOV 23-29    NOV   NOV18-JAN19                      
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   Temperature:     Normal        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  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
Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -18.960000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:31 EST Set 17:28 EST
Transit Meridian 12:30 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:03 EST Ends 17:56 EST

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
NOVEMBER 16TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1927...
Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and 
1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville)
...1958...
More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1959...
The most severe November cold wave in U.S. history was in progress. A
weather observing station located 14 miles northeast of Lincoln MT reported
a reading of 53 degrees below zero, which established an all-time record
low temperature for the nation for the month of November. Their high that
day was one degree above zero. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
High winds and heavy snow created blizzard conditions across parts of
eastern Colorado. Wind gusts reached 68 mph at Pueblo, and snowfall totals
ranged up to 37 inches at Echo Lake. In Wyoming, the temperature dipped to
14 degrees below zero at Laramie. Strong thunderstorms in Louisiana
drenched Alexandria with 16.65 inches of rain in thirty hours, with an
unofficial total of 21.21 inches north of Olla. Flash flooding in Louisiana
caused five to six million dollars damage. (15th-16th) (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)

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