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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1150 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.UPDATE...
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Regional Hourly Observations For RUSH County
Issued at 100 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON       FAIR      62  57  84 CALM      30.08S                  
FISHERS *+     FAIR      61  59  94 NE3       30.09R                  
FRANKFORT +    FAIR      64  58  82 N6        30.10S                  
GREENWOOD *+   FAIR      65  58  78 N8        30.08R                  
INDIANAPOLIS   FAIR      66  57  72 NE9       30.07R                  
-EAGLE CREEK   FAIR      66  57  72 NE3       30.07R                  
KOKOMO +       FAIR      60  56  86 N6        30.09S                  
MARION +       FAIR      60  55  85 CALM      30.08S                  
MT COMFORT *+  FAIR      61  59  94 N7        30.08S                  
SHELBYVILLE    FAIR      67  57  70 N7        30.06R                  
ZIONSVILLE +   FAIR      60  57  91 NE3       30.09R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 49 degrees north, near 66 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the north at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw.


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

525 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Hazards: None. 
 
Timing: None. 
 
Discussion: High pressure will provide dry weather tonight.
 
 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

Outlook: There will be chances for mainly daytime thunderstorms over
all or parts of central Indiana starting Friday afternoon. It is too 
early to tell if severe storms will be possible. However, any storm
is capable of producing cloud to ground lightning, gusty winds and 
brief heavy rain.
 
Discussion: A cold front will move into the area this weekend and
remain nearby through early next week.
 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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7-Day Forecast For RUSH County, IN
Issued at 1002 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy until midday then clearing. Highs around 80. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 60. East winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy until midday then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal      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
Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:31 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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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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