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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
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.
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.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For WELLS County, IN
113 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018
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
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper
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.
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:
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Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
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 ,
Sunday May 27, 2018 the 147th Day of Year
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 ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
MAY 27TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
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)
A tornado struck Louisville, with terrific lightning. (NWS Louisville)
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)
An F0 tornado struck a farm near Campbellsburg (Washington
County Indiana). (NWS Louisville)
Lightning struck and injured a person in Lexington. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky