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637 PM EDT Sun Jul 15 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For MIAMI County
Issued at 900 PM EDT SUN JUL 15 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
GARY* PTCLDY 81 73 78 NE3 29.92S
MICHIGAN CITY* FAIR 81 70 69 CALM 29.93F
SOUTH BEND FAIR 79 72 79 CALM 29.94S
GOSHEN LGT RAIN 75 71 87 W15 29.96R
MONTICELLO* FAIR 75 73 94 W5 29.94S
WARSAW* FAIR 81 70 69 CALM 29.95R
KENDALLVILLE* FAIR 83 65 55 SW8 29.96S
AUBURN* FAIR 81 70 69 SW3 29.96S
FORT WAYNE FAIR 78 71 79 S3 29.96S
PERU/GRISSOM FAIR 77 76 97 CALM 29.95F
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 900pm EDT, Sunday July 15, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 79 degrees north, near 81 degrees central, and near 79 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 73 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 82 degrees at Muncie and Eagle Creek. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, and Huntingburg.
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 MIAMI County,IN
332 PM EDT Sun Jul 15 2018 /232 PM CDT Sun Jul 15 2018/
DAY ONE This afternoon and Tonight
There is a chance of thunderstorms into this evening. Severe weather
is not expected.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Monday through Saturday
There is a better chance of thunderstorms Monday afternoon into early
evening, especially along and east of Interstate 69. Severe weather
is not expected, but a few storms may produce gusty winds and brief
Hazardous swimming conditions are possible Tuesday afternoon and
evening for southeast Lake Michigan in Berrien and La Porte
There are additional chances of thunderstorms for Thursday night
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For MIAMI County, IN
712 PM EDT Sun Jul 15 2018
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through midnight. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms toward
daybreak. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance
of measurable precipitation 40 percent.
MONDAY Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph
shifting to the northwest in the afternoon.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms through early morning, then mostly clear toward
daybreak. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
TUESDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to
TUESDAY NIGHT Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to
WEDNESDAY Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy through midnight then becoming partly
cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 60s.
SATURDAY Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80.
SATURDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
SUNDAY Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy.
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the
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
JUL 21-25 JUL 23-29 JUL JUL-SEP
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Temperature: Below Below Above Above
Precipitation: Above Above Normal 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 ,
Sunday July 15, 2018 the 196th Day of Year
Distance 0.999715 AU
Rise 06:30 EDT Set 21:12 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:00 EDT Ends 21:42 EDT
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
JULY 15TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A dying South Atlantic Coast storm produced torrential rains in the
southern Appalachian Mountains. Altapass NC was drenched with more than 22
inches of rain, a 24 hour rainfall record for the state. Flooding resulted
in considerable damage, particularly to railroads. (David Ludlum)
The temperature at Balcony Falls VA soared to 110 degrees to establish a
state record. (The Weather Channel)
The Big Thompson Creek in Colorado flooded for the second time in seven
years, claiming three lives, and filling the town of Estes Park with eight
to ten feet of water. (The Weather Channel)
Unseasonably cool weather spread into the south central and eastern U.S.
Fifteen cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including
Houghton Lake MI with a reading of 37 degrees. The high temperature for the
date of 58 degrees at Flint MI was their coolest of record for July.
Thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, injuring a
cow near Donovan IL. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Twenty-six cities east of the Mississippi River reported record high
temperatures for the date. Charleston WV established an all-time record
high with a reading of 103 degrees, and Chicago IL reported a record fifth
day of 100 degree heat for the year. A severe thunderstorm moving across
Omaha NE and the Council Bluffs area of west central Iowa spawned three
tornadoes which injured 88 persons, and also produced high winds which
injured 18 others. Winds at the Omaha Eppley Airport reached 92 mph. Damage
from the storm was estimated at 43 million dollars. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
Thunderstorms drenched Kansas City MO with 4.16 inches of rain, a record
for the date. Two and a half inches of rain deluged the city between Noon
and 1 PM. Afternoon thunderstorms in South Carolina deluged Williamstown
with six inches of rain in ninety minutes, including four inches in little
more than half an hour. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky