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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
702 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For LA PORTE County
Issued at 700 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          CLEAR     61  32  33 SW5       30.03S                  
VALPARAISO     FAIR      56  37  49 SW6       30.04R                  
MICHIGAN CITY* FAIR      54  36  50 CALM      30.03S                  
LAPORTE*       FAIR      53  37  55 W5        30.03S                  
KNOX*          FAIR      55  34  44 W8        30.03R                  
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      52  36  54 W3        30.04S                  
ELKHART*       FAIR      50  37  62 W5        30.02S                  
GOSHEN         FAIR      52  40  63 W8        30.02S                  
MONTICELLO*    FAIR      56  38  51 W5        30.05R                  
LOGANSPORT*    FAIR      54  41  62 W5        30.06R                  
ROCHESTER*     FAIR      59  37  44 W3        30.04S                  
WARSAW*        FAIR      54  37  54 W6        30.03S                  
KENDALLVILLE*  FAIR      52  36  53 W6        30.02S                  
AUBURN*        FAIR      54  41  62 SW5       30.03S                  
FORT WAYNE     FAIR      54  43  66 SW8       30.04S                  
HUNTINGTON*    FAIR      55  39  54 SW6       30.04R                  
PERU/GRISSOM   FAIR      56  44  64 W9        30.03S                  

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 700pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 52 degrees north, near 58 degrees central, and near 56 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are from the west at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 63 degrees at Terre Haute and Columbus. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, Huntingburg, 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.

U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For LA PORTE County,IN

351 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018 /251 AM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

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 LA PORTE County, IN
Issued at 413 PM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50.

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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 
                OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal                                            
 Precipitation:      Above        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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Monday October 22, 2018 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.380000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:03 EDT Set 18:55 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:37 EDT Ends 19:22 EDT

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
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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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