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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
106 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For WELLS County
Issued at 100 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          MOSUNNY   91  59  33 SW7       29.88S                  
VALPARAISO     FAIR      92  64  39 VRB6      29.90                   
LAPORTE*       FAIR      89  65  44 W9        29.90S                  
KNOX*          FAIR      90  63  40 W7        29.89S                  
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      89  65  44 MISG      29.90S                  
ELKHART*       FAIR      91  66  43 SW6       29.90S                  
GOSHEN         FAIR      91  65  41 NW8       29.90S                  
ROCHESTER*     FAIR      91  63  38 CALM      29.91S                  
WARSAW*        FAIR      88  64  45 W5        29.91S                  
AUBURN*        FAIR      88  64  45 SW3       29.92S                  
FORT WAYNE     FAIR      90  64  42 VRB5      29.91F                  
PERU/GRISSOM   MOSUNNY   89  64  42 W3        29.91S                  
MARION*        FAIR      87  59  37 CALM      29.92S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Sunday May 27, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 89 degrees north, near 88 degrees central, and near 87 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. The heat index is near 91 degrees north. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 72 degrees. The heat index is near 93 degrees south. The livestock heat stress category is danger north, danger central, and danger south. Winds are unavailable north. Winds are variable at 3 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 92 degrees at Valparaiso. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, 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.

U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For WELLS County,IN

457 AM EDT Sun May 27 2018 /357 AM CDT Sun May 27 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

There is a low chance of thunderstorms Wednesday through Friday.
Heavy rainfall Wednesday into Thursday may lead to minor flooding. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For WELLS County, IN
Issued at 113 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

THIS AFTERNOON
Hot. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the southwest toward daybreak.

MEMORIAL DAY
Hot, sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 90. East winds around 10 mph becoming 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of a thunderstorm. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of measurable precipitation 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

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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 
                 JUN 1-JUN 5  JUN 3-JUN 9    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below      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
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.460000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:21 EDT Set 21:04 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:51 EDT Ends 21:34 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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MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1896...
A massive tornado struck Saint Louis MO killing 306 persons and causing
thirteen million dollars damage. The tornado path was short, but cut across
a densely populated area. It touched down six miles west of Eads Bridge in
Saint Louis and widened to a mile as it crossed into East Saint Louis. The
tornado was the most destructive of record in the U.S. up until that time.
It pierced a five-eighths inch thick iron sheet with a two by four inch
pine plank. A brilliant display of lightning accompanied the storm. (David
Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)

...1873...
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)

...1987...
Severe thunderstorms in West Texas produced baseball size hail at Crane,
hail up to three and a half inches in diameter at Post, and grapefruit size
hail south of Midland. Five days of flooding commenced in Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms produced 7 to 9 inches of rain in central Oklahoma. Oklahoma
City reported 4.33 inches of rain in six hours. Up to six inches of rain
caused flooding in north central Texas. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

...1995...
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington 
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)

...1996...
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)



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