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107 PM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For STEUBEN County
Issued at 100 PM EDT SAT MAR 24 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
GARY* CLOUDY 37 18 44 E9G36 30.17S
VALPARAISO FAIR 37 20 50 E18G25 30.17R
MICHIGAN CITY* FAIR 36 18 48 E12G20 30.18S
LAPORTE* FAIR 37 19 49 E22 30.17F
KNOX* FAIR 36 21 55 E21G26 30.17R
SOUTH BEND FAIR 36 17 46 E16G24 30.18F
ELKHART* SUNNY 37 18 44 E21 30.19F
GOSHEN FAIR 37 19 48 E22 30.18
MONTICELLO* CLOUDY 34 18 51 E16G23 30.12F WCI 24
LOGANSPORT* CLOUDY 34 21 60 E21G26 30.15S WCI 22
ROCHESTER* FAIR 36 23 60 E21G29 30.17S
WARSAW* FAIR 34 23 64 E15G24 30.17F WCI 24
AUBURN* FAIR 36 23 60 E15G22 30.21F
FORT WAYNE CLOUDY 36 24 62 E22G31 30.20F
HUNTINGTON* PTSUNNY 33 21 60 E16G23 30.18F WCI 23
PERU/GRISSOM PTSUNNY 34 22 60 E24G31 30.13S WCI 22
MARION* FAIR 33 22 63 E21G30 30.15F WCI 21
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Saturday March 24, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 31 degrees central, and near 40 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, light snow central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 97%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. There is patchy fog central and south. Winds are from the east at 16 mph with gusts at 24 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 26 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 21 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light snow. The wind chill is near 18 degrees central. Winds are from the east at 17 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. The wind chill is near 31 degrees south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 40 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For STEUBEN County,IN
457 AM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018 /357 AM CDT Sat Mar 24 2018/
DAY ONE Today and Tonight
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday
Rain showers are expected between Monday night and Wednesday along
with a slight chance of thunderstorms. There is also a chance for
locally heavy rainfall. Severe storms are not expected.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation will not be needed.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For STEUBEN County, IN
113 PM EDT Sat Mar 24 2018
Mostly cloudy early in the afternoon then
becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. East winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
TONIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northeast winds
10 to 20 mph.
SUNDAY Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. East winds 15 to 20 mph.
SUNDAY NIGHT Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. East winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
MONDAY Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy.
Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up
to 25 mph.
MONDAY NIGHT Not as cool. Showers and a slight chance of a
thunderstorm. Lows around 40. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
TUESDAY Showers and a slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in
the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
TUESDAY NIGHT Showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent.
WEDNESDAY Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower
50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming
mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.
THURSDAY Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.
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 29-APR 2 MAR 31-APR 6 MAR MAR-MAY
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Temperature: Below 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 ,
Saturday March 24, 2018 the 83th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:41 EDT Set 19:02 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:15 EDT Ends 19:28 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
...1910...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees.
...1912...Residents of Kansas City began to dig out from a
storm produced 25 inches of snow in 24 hours. The snowfall
total was nearly twice that of any other storm of modern
record in Kansas City before or since that time. A record 40
inches of snow fell during the month of March that year, and
the total for the winter season of 67 inches was also a
record. By late February of that year Kansas City had
received just six inches of snow. Olathe KS received 37
inches of snow in the snowstorm, establishing a single storm
record for the state of Kansas. (23rd-24th) (The Kansas City
Weather Almanac) (The Weather Channel)
...1921...Near Stamping Ground (Scott County, Ky) a tornado
(unofficially F2) killed horses and cattle as it destroyed
several barns. A stronger tornado (unofficially F3) destroyed
two homes near Kirksville (Madison County), blowing one of
the homes' rugs a mile away. (NWS Louisville)
...1929...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88
degrees. Also Bowling Green's warmest March temperature: 92
degrees. (NWS Louisville)
...1937...A powerful tornado (unofficially F4) moved
from extreme eastern Fayette County, Ky to Winchester (Clark
County KY), where most of the destruction and the five
fatalities probably occurred. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky