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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
355 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For STEUBEN County
Issued at 600 PM EDT MON OCT 22 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          CLEAR     63  32  31 W15       30.03S                  
VALPARAISO     FAIR      63  37  38 W8        30.03S                  
MICHIGAN CITY* FAIR      59  36  41 W5        30.03S                  
LAPORTE*       FAIR      59  39  47 SW6       30.03S                  
KNOX*          FAIR      61  36  39 W9        30.03R                  
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      56  36  47 W7        30.04R                  
GOSHEN         FAIR      57  41  55 W12       30.02S                  
MONTICELLO*    FAIR      62  39  42 W8        30.04S                  
LOGANSPORT*    FAIR      61  43  51 W12       30.05S                  
ROCHESTER*     FAIR      63  37  39 W10G17    30.03S                  
WARSAW*        FAIR      59  39  47 W9        30.03S                  
KENDALLVILLE*  FAIR      58  35  42 W9        30.02F                  
AUBURN*        FAIR      57  39  51 W6        30.03S                  
FORT WAYNE     FAIR      59  43  55 W15       30.04S                  
HUNTINGTON*    FAIR      58  39  48 W9G16     30.03F                  
PERU/GRISSOM   FAIR      61  43  52 W10       30.03F                  

Hourly Obs., Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 600pm EDT, Monday October 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 56 degrees north, near 63 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are from the west at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 13 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 67 degrees at Terre Haute. 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 STEUBEN County,IN

351 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018 /251 AM CDT Mon Oct 22 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

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 STEUBEN County, IN
Issued at 513 PM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

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

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.

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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 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5    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)


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