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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
239 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

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The LONG TERM Section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For RUSH County
Issued at 300 PM EST SAT NOV 17 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON +     CLOUDY    39  32  75 CALM      30.25                   
INDIANAPOLIS   PTSUNNY   40  34  79 SE5       30.23S WCI  37          
-EAGLE CREEK   PTSUNNY   41  33  73 SE3       30.22S                  
KOKOMO +       CLOUDY    39  33  79 NE5       30.25F WCI  36          
MT COMFORT *+  CLOUDY    39  37  93 CALM      30.24S                  
SHELBYVILLE    CLOUDY    42  34  73 CALM      30.23S                  
ZIONSVILLE +   FAIR      42  35  75 E5        30.23F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 300pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 37 degrees north, near 40 degrees central, and near 53 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the southeast at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 37 degrees central. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 53 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, 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 RUSH County,IN

417 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
Discussion: An upper wave will approach tonight from the west as a
weak front settles south.  
 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Outlook: Light snow is possible at times through midday Monday.
 
Discussion: High pressure will build in from the west toward
Thanksgiving.
 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For RUSH County, IN
Issued at 936 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018

REST OF TODAY
Cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph shifting to the east up to 5 mph in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s. East winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. Slight chance of rain, possibly mixed with snow until midday, then slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain and snow until midday. Highs in the lower 40s. North winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 40.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 50.

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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 
                   NOV 22-26    NOV 24-30    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      

....  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
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -19.210000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:33 EST Set 17:27 EST
Transit Meridian 12:30 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:04 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 , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
NOVEMBER 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1927...
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky