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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
246 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For TIPPECANOE County
Issued at 300 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      PTSUNNY   57  29  34 E8        30.38F                  
KOKOMO*        PTSUNNY   57  23  26 E12       30.39F                  
MUNCIE*        FAIR      58  21  24 E12       30.38F                  
INDIANAPOLIS   PTSUNNY   58  24  27 E13       30.36F                  

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Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 300pm EDT, Saturday April 21, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 54 degrees north, near 58 degrees central, and near 68 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 34%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 23%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. Winds are from the west at 6 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 13 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the east at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 68 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For TIPPECANOE County,IN

303 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

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

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
Discussion: High pressure will provide for dry weather this weekend.
Then, a series of low pressure systems will bring shower chances to
all or parts of central Indiana next week.
 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For TIPPECANOE County, IN
Issued at 1251 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

REST OF TODAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                              INDIANA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               APR 26-APR 30 APR 28-MAY 4    APR       APR-JUN                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       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
Saturday April 21, 2018 the 111th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 12.190000
Distance 0.999719 AU
Rise 06:58 EDT Set 20:30 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:43 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:31 EDT Ends 20:57 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
APRIL 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1958...
Portions of Montana were in the midst of a spring snowburst. Snowfall
amounts ranged up to 55 inches at Red Lodge, 61 inches at Nye Mine, and 72
inches at Mystic Lake. (David Ludlum)
...1967...
Severe thunderstorms spawned 48 tornadoes in the Upper Midwest. Hardest hit
was northern Illinois where sixteen tornadoes touched down during the
afternoon and evening hours causing fifty million dollars damage. On that
Friday afternoon tornadoes struck Belvidere IL, and the Chicago suburb of
Oak Lawn, killing 57 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1980...
The temperature at International Falls MN hit 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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