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1012 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For HENRY County
Issued at 1000 AM EST FRI NOV 16 2018
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
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
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.
Discussion: Surface high pressure will build in from the south and
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
Discussion: A weak frontal system and upper waves will move over the
area this weekend into next week. Then, high pressure will move in
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For HENRY County, IN
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
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.
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
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 ,
Friday November 16, 2018 the 320th Day of Year
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 ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Record daily precipitation amounts were set: 1.96 inches at Lexington and
1.50 inches at Bowling Green, KY. (NWS Louisville)
More than six inches of snow fell at Tucson AZ. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
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)
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