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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
239 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For KOSCIUSKO County
Issued at 300 PM EST SAT NOV 17 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          CLOUDY    39  37  93 N12       30.28F                  
MICHIGAN CITY* DRIZZLE   36  34  93 N6        30.28S                  
SOUTH BEND     LGT RAIN  37  34  89 N3        30.27S                  
ELKHART*       DRIZZLE   37  34  87 CALM      30.26F                  
GOSHEN         LGT RAIN  38  35  89 N3        30.26S FOG              
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    37  32  81 NE6       30.25F                  
WARSAW*        CLOUDY    36  32  87 N5        30.26S FOG              
KENDALLVILLE*  DRIZZLE   36  32  85 CALM      30.26R                  
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    40  34  79 NW3       30.26S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 300pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 37 degrees north, near 40 degrees central, and near 53 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 37 degrees central. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 53 degrees at Evansville. 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 KOSCIUSKO County,IN

246 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018 /146 PM CST Sat Nov 17 2018/

 DAY ONE  This afternoon and tonight.

Light snow is expected tonight into Sunday morning. Accumulations
around an inch are possible for areas along and just north of highway
24.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For KOSCIUSKO County, IN
Issued at 242 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of drizzle and snow. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Snow likely possibly mixed with rain through midnight, then snow after midnight. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning, then chance of rain and snow early in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon. Chance of snow 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph shifting to the southwest toward daybreak.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 40.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 30.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Rain likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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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 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -19.210000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:33 EST Set 17:27 EST
Transit Meridian 12:30 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:04 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 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1927...
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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