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1132 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For LAGRANGE County
Issued at 1100 AM EST FRI NOV 16 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
GARY* CLOUDY 41 34 75 W20 29.93R
VALPARAISO CLOUDY 39 30 70 W13 29.92R
MICHIGAN CITY* CLOUDY 37 32 81 NW9G18 29.92R
LAPORTE* FAIR 36 32 87 W7 29.91R
KNOX* CLOUDY 36 30 80 W12G17 29.92R
SOUTH BEND CLOUDY 33 30 88 W9 29.89R FOG WCI 25
ELKHART* CLOUDY 32 30 93 SW12 29.87R FOG WCI 23
GOSHEN CLOUDY 34 31 88 W10 29.88R FOG WCI 26
MONTICELLO* CLOUDY 36 32 87 W14 29.95R
LOGANSPORT* CLOUDY 34 32 93 W13 29.95R WCI 25
ROCHESTER* CLOUDY 36 32 87 W12 29.92R
WARSAW* CLOUDY 32 30 93 W12 29.89S WCI 23
KENDALLVILLE* CLOUDY 32 28 83 W14 29.87R HAZE WCI 22
AUBURN* CLOUDY 32 30 93 SW10G17 29.88S WCI 24
FORT WAYNE CLOUDY 34 31 88 SW16 29.91R WCI 24
HUNTINGTON* CLOUDY 32 31 94 W10 29.92R WCI 24
PERU/GRISSOM CLOUDY 34 32 93 W13 29.94R WCI 25
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1100am EST, Friday November 16, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 33 degrees north, near 34 degrees central, and near 37 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 88%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the west at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 25 degrees north. Winds are from the west at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 25 degrees central. Winds are from the west at 10 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 30 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 41 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 LAGRANGE County,IN
420 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018 /320 AM CST Fri Nov 16 2018/
DAY ONE Today and tonight.
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Saturday through Thursday.
A period of light snow will be possible Saturday morning, best
chances in southwest Lower Michigan. Minor accumulations of a
dusting to 1 inch may cause impacts to Saturday morning travel.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For LAGRANGE County, IN
1012 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
Cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow showers early in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
TONIGHT Cloudy. Lows around 30. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
SATURDAY Cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning, then chance of
snow possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid
30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west in the
afternoon. Chance of measurable precipitation 50 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
SUNDAY Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow in the
morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the west in the afternoon.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow
showers. Lows in the lower 20s.
TUESDAY Mostly cloudy. Highs around 30.
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
WEDNESDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
THANKSGIVING DAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 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