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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
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
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
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
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
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
SATURDAY Rain likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain
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:
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Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
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 ,
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year
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 ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
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
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
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