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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1246 PM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

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The AVIATION Section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For OHIO County
Issued at 100 PM EST MON DEC 18 2017
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BEDFORD +      CLOUDY    45  43  93 SW8       30.06F                  
BLOOMINGTON    CLOUDY    46  42  86 SW9       30.04F FOG              
6HR MIN TEMP:  43; 6HR MAX TEMP:  46; 6HR PCP:  0.01;                

MADISON *+     CLOUDY    46  43  87 SW9       30.08F                  
NORTH VERNON + CLOUDY    45  43  93 SW10      30.06F FOG              
SEYMOUR +      CLOUDY    48  46  93 SW9       30.06F                  

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Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100pm EST, Monday December 18, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 42 degrees north, near 46 degrees central, and near 47 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the southwest at 12 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. 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 47 degrees at Terre Haute, Lafayette, and Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For OHIO County,IN

511 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For OHIO County, IN
Issued at 1247 PM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
Cloudy with patchy drizzle. Patchy fog. Near steady temperatures in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Patchy drizzle in the evening. Patchy fog in the evening. Mild. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 20s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Warmer with lows in the lower 40s.

FRIDAY
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely in the evening, then rain showers likely with a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 40.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                              INDIANA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below     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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Monday December 18, 2017 the 352th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.410000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:01 EST Set 17:23 EST
Transit Meridian 12:42 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:32 EST Ends 17:52 EST

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
DECEMBER 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1957...
A tornado swept across Jackson County, Williamson County and Franklin
County in southern Illinois killing eleven persons. (David Ludlum)
...1981...
A heavy lake-effect snow blanketed the southern and southeast shores of
Lake Michigan leaving up to 22 inches of snow at Valparaiso IND. (David
Ludlum)
...1983...
Record cold hit the north central states. At Havre MT the mercury plunged
to a record reading of 34 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
...1984...
A storm over southern California left up to 16 inches of snow in the
mountains and upper deserts, with 13 inches reported at Lancaster. Edwards
Air Force Base was closed, and Interstate 5 was closed from Castaic to the
Tehachapis Mountains. (18th-19th) (The Weather Channel)
...1986...
A strong winter storm, which developed off the coast of New Jersey and
moved out to sea, lashed the northeastern U.S. with high winds, heavy rain,
and heavy snow. The storm left snowfall amounts of up to 30 inches in
Vermont, 24 inches in Massachusetts, and 20 inches in New Hampshire. The
highest rainfall amounts approached four inches in southern New England,
where winds gusted to 70 mph. (Storm Data)
...1987...
A weakening storm moved into the Rocky Mountain Region producing six inches
of snow at the Platoro Reservoir in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The
storm then spread rain and drizzle across the Southern High Plains into the
Middle Mississippi Valley, with thunderstorms over Texas. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Warm weather prevailed in the central U.S. while cool weather prevailed
across the eastern states. Sheridan WY, with a record warm afternoon high
of 68 degrees, was seven degrees warmer than Key West FL. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm moving out of the Great Plains Region spread freezing rain,
sleet and snow across parts of the southeastern U.S. Freezing rain resulted
in 170 auto accidents in the Memphis area during the evening hours.
Unseasonably warm weather continued ahead of arctic cold front. Miami FL
equalled their record for December with an afternoon high of 87 degrees.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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