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610 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019
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Regional Hourly Observations For TIPPECANOE County
Issued at 600 PM EST SAT FEB 16 2019
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
LAFAYETTE CLOUDY 27 20 75 E12 30.03R WCI 17
KOKOMO* CLOUDY 26 21 81 NE13 30.04R WCI 15
MUNCIE* CLOUDY 27 19 72 E14 30.02R WCI 16
INDIANAPOLIS FAIR 29 20 69 NE10 30.00R WCI 20
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 600pm EST, Saturday February 16, 2019
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 24 degrees north, near 29 degrees central, and near 37 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. Winds are from the east at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 14 degrees north. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 20 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 32 degrees south. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category north, no stress category central, and no stress category south. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 37 degrees at Evansville and Bloomington. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For TIPPECANOE County,IN
428 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019
DAY ONE Tonight.
Outlook: Minor accumulations of snow and a light glaze of ice are
possible by the pre dawn hours of Sunday.
Hazards: Slick roads from a wintry mix.
Timing: After 400 AM EST.
Discussion: An approaching low pressure system will result in
chances for light snow, and possibly some light freezing rain, to the
area during the pre dawn hours of Sunday. Minor snow accumulations
and trace amounts of ice are possible.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday.
Outlook: Light accumulations of snow, and possibly a light glaze of
ice due to freezing rain, are possible during the day Sunday.
Discussion: A low pressure system is expected to move through the
area on Sunday, resulting in chances for mixed wintry precipitation.
Light snow accumulations, and possible a light glaze of ice due to
freezing rain, are possible on Sunday.
Another low pressure system may result in additional chances for rain
or snow from Wednesday night through Thursday night. Little, if any,
accumulations are expected at this time.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For TIPPECANOE County, IN
343 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019
Mostly clear, then mostly cloudy with a 40 percent
chance of snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and after
midnight. Near steady temperature in the mid 20s. East winds 5 to
SUNDAY Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain until
midday, then snow likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation
around 1 inch. Highs around 30. East winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow.
Lows in the lower 20s. North winds around 5 mph.
WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows around 20. Northeast winds up
to 5 mph.
TUESDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.
TUESDAY NIGHT Snow showers likely. Near steady temperature in
the mid 20s. Chance of snow 60 percent.
WEDNESDAY Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers,
possibly mixed with snow showers. Highs around 40.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers,
possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Chance
of precipitation 30 percent.
THURSDAY Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain
showers, possibly mixed with snow showers. Highs in the upper
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
FEB 22-26 FEB 24-MAR 2 FEB FEB-APR
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Temperature: Above Below Normal Below
Precipitation: Above Above Above Below
.... 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 February 16, 2019 the 47th Day of Year
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:36 EST Set 18:23 EST
Transit Meridian 12:59 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:09 EST Ends 18:50 EST
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
Washington D.C. received 1.26 inches of rain in six hours atop a snow cover
more than 30 inches deep making it the soggiest day of record. (Sandra and
TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
The temperature at Pokegama Dam MN plunged to 59 degrees below zero to
establish a state record. (David Ludlum)
Record cold prevailed in the northeastern U.S. The mercury plunged to 43
degrees below zero at Concord NH, and to -39 degrees at Portland ME. The
morning low of -32 degrees at Falls Village CT established a state record,
yet the afternoon high that day was 20 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky