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1033 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For RIPLEY County
Issued at 100 AM EDT MON OCT 22 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BEDFORD +      FAIR      37  28  70 S6        30.21F WCI  33          
BLOOMINGTON    FAIR      39  27  62 S5        30.20S WCI  36          
FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR      37  23  56 CALM      30.22F                  
MADISON *+     FAIR      34  32  93 CALM      30.25S                  
NORTH VERNON + FAIR      34  30  86 S3        30.22S                  
SEYMOUR +      FAIR      36 N/A N/A S6        30.22F WCI  31          

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 35 degrees north, near 37 degrees central, and near 36 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the south at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 29 degrees north. Winds are from the southwest at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 30 degrees central. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 41 degrees at Muncie and Gary. 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For RIPLEY County,IN

245 PM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

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 RIPLEY County, IN
Issued at 1230 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of frost. Near steady temperatures in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Areas of frost in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs around 60. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably cool with highs in the upper 40s.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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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 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    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)


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