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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
342 AM EST Thu Nov 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For TIPPECANOE County
Issued at 500 AM EST THU NOV 22 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      FAIR      28  25  88 E6        30.38S WCI  22          
KOKOMO*        FAIR      28  24  85 E6        30.40R WCI  22          
MUNCIE*        FAIR      29  24  82 E7        30.39S WCI  22          
INDIANAPOLIS   FAIR      29  26  89 E5        30.38R WCI  24          

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 500am EST, Thursday November 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 27 degrees north, near 29 degrees central, and near 29 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. There is patchy fog south. Winds are from the east at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 18 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 5 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 24 degrees central. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 32 degrees at Gary. 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 TIPPECANOE County,IN

334 AM EST Thu Nov 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Discussion: High pressure will result in a dry and cold Thanksgiving.
 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Outlook: Rain showers are expected to mix with and changes to snow
showers Sunday night and Monday. Little or no snow accumulation is
anticipated.
 
Discussion: A pair of low pressure systems will bring rain showers to
the area Friday night and Saturday and also starting Sunday 
afternoon. The rain showers are expected to mix with a change to snow
showers Sunday night into Monday. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For TIPPECANOE County, IN
Issued at 328 AM EST Thu Nov 22 2018

TODAY
Partly cloudy until midday then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny until midday then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Not as cool. Rain showers. Near steady temperature in the mid 40s. South winds around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of showers 90 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers until midday, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Rain showers likely. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of showers 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Rain showers likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MONDAY
Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers. Highs in the mid 30s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.

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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 
                NOV 27-DEC 1 NOV 29-DEC 5    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above      Below      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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Thursday November 22, 2018 the 326th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -20.320000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:38 EST Set 17:24 EST
Transit Meridian 12:31 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:10 EST Ends 17:53 EST

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
NOVEMBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1641...
An observer at Boston MA recorded a "great tempest of wind and rain from
the southeast all night, as fierce as a hurricane, and thereupon followed
the highest tide which we have seen since our arrival here". (David Ludlum)
...1957...
Extremely destructive Santa Ana winds blew from Oxnard to San Diego and
inland parts of southern California. The high winds produced a 28,000 acre
brush fire on a 40-mile front west of Crystal Lake. People were ordered off
streets in some areas due to flying debris. (21st-22nd) (The Weather
Channel)
...1991...
Over two inches of rainfall was received at the Jackson, KY Weather Office and 
the London, KY Corbin Airport in 1991. London measured 2.18 inches of 
rain...while Jackson picked up 2.99 inches of precipitation. Both amounts 
established new daily rainfall records for November 22nd.

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