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941 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For SCOTT County
Issued at 1000 AM EDT THU MAR 22 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
BLOOMINGTON FAIR 33 23 66 NW6 30.32R WCI 28
FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR 32 14 47 CALM 30.33R
MADISON *+ FAIR 32 23 69 N6 30.32R WCI 26
SEYMOUR + FAIR 34 23 64 N7 30.33R WCI 28
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1000am EDT, Thursday March 22, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 38 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. Winds are from the north at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 21 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 23 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 33 degrees south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 38 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at 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 SCOTT County,IN
318 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018 /218 AM CDT Thu Mar 22 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight.
Black ice due to refreezing of slushy snow melt is possible this
morning as temperatures remain below freezing. Additionally, patchy
dense fog has been observed across parts of the region. The black ice
and fog should no longer be a threat a couple of hours after sunrise
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday.
A strong storm system will move in from the west Friday night into
Saturday morning. Temperatures may be cold enough to support a wintry
mix of precipitation across parts of southeastern Indiana and the
Kentucky Bluegrass region.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not needed at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For SCOTT County, IN
313 AM EDT Thu Mar 22 2018
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the
mid 40s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph increasing to around 10 mph
in the afternoon.
TONIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. North winds up to
FRIDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. East winds up to
FRIDAY NIGHT Rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of showers
SATURDAY Rain showers. Highs in the upper 30s. East winds
around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of showers near
SATURDAY NIGHT Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 30s.
Chance of showers 70 percent.
SUNDAY Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers.
Highs in the upper 40s.
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 50s.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
TUESDAY Showers likely. Highs around 60. Chance of showers
TUESDAY NIGHT Showers likely. Lows around 50. Chance of
showers 70 percent.
WEDNESDAY Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of
showers 70 percent.
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 27-MAR 31 MAR 29-APR 4 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Above 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