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706 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
The AVIATION Section has been updated below.
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Regional Hourly Observations For OHIO County
Issued at 700 PM EDT THU MAR 22 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
BATESVILLE + CLEAR 43 21 42 MISG 30.27R
BEDFORD + FAIR 48 19 32 W5 30.28S
BLOOMINGTON FAIR 48 21 34 NW8 30.27S
FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR 46 18 31 W6G17 30.30R
MADISON *+ FAIR 45 18 33 NW8 30.30S
NORTH VERNON + FAIR 43 23 45 NW9 30.28S
SEYMOUR + FAIR 48 21 34 NW10 30.28S
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 39 degrees north, near 47 degrees central, and near 50 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 29%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are from the north at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 32 degrees north. Winds are from the northwest at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 50 degrees at Terre Haute and Evansville. 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 OHIO County,IN
308 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for East Central Indiana,
Southeast Indiana, Northeast Kentucky, Northern Kentucky, South
Central Ohio, Southwest Ohio and West Central Ohio.
DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight.
Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday.
Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.
Winter Storm Watch.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For OHIO County, IN
614 PM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
TONIGHT Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 5 to
FRIDAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy in the evening, then cloudy with a
chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
SATURDAY Snow and rain. Colder with highs in the mid 30s. East
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 100 percent.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Rain with a chance of snow in
the evening. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation
SUNDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
TUESDAY Showers likely. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain
TUESDAY NIGHT Showers likely. Unseasonably warm with lows in
the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
WEDNESDAY Mostly cloudy. Showers likely, mainly in the
morning. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
THURSDAY Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the upper 50s.
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
MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Normal Below Normal Normal
Precipitation: Above Above Normal 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 ,
Thursday March 22, 2018 the 81th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:44 EDT Set 19:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 19:26 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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky