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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
629 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

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Regional Hourly Observations For WHITE County
Issued at 600 AM EST FRI DEC 15 2017
GARY*          CLOUDY    25  14  63 SW12      29.95F WCI  14          
VALPARAISO     CLOUDY    23  15  71 SW9       29.94F WCI  13          
MICHIGAN CITY* CLOUDY    21  14  73 SW7       29.94F WCI  13          
LAPORTE*       CLOUDY    20  14  77 SW9       29.94F WCI   9          
KNOX*          CLOUDY    21  14  73 SW7       29.96F WCI  13          
SOUTH BEND     CLOUDY    19  12  74 SW10      29.93F WCI   7          
GOSHEN         CLOUDY    20  12  71 SW9       29.94S WCI   9          
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    21  15  78 SW3       29.99S                  
LOGANSPORT*    CLOUDY    23  18  80 SW6       29.99F WCI  16          
ROCHESTER*     CLOUDY    23  18  80 SW7       29.97S WCI  15          
WARSAW*        CLOUDY    21  14  73 SW8       29.95S WCI  12          
AUBURN*        CLOUDY    23  14  68 SW5       29.95F WCI  17          
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    24  17  74 SW12      29.96F WCI  13          
HUNTINGTON*    CLOUDY    24  16  71 SW6       29.96F WCI  17          
PERU/GRISSOM   CLOUDY    22  17  81 SW8       29.97F WCI  13          

Hourly Obs., Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 600am EST, Friday December 15, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 19 degrees north, near 25 degrees central, and near 30 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 15 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 7 degrees north. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 15 degrees central. Winds are from the west at 5 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 25 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 30 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY 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 WHITE County,IN

504 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017 /404 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For WHITE County, IN
Issued at 642 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

Cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature in the upper 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Mostly sunny. Not as cold. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s.

Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

Clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s.

12-48 Hr ETA Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, 24 Hr. Comparsion, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville , Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 20-24    DEC 22-28    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      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
Friday December 15, 2017 the 349th Day of Year

Declination -23.310000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:00 EST Set 17:22 EST
Transit Meridian 12:40 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:30 EST Ends 17:51 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
The first of triple storms hit Massachusetts Bay. The storm produced whole
gales, and more than 20 inches of snow in interior New England. There was
great loss of life at Gloucester MA. (David Ludlum)
An intense cold front swept across the eastern U.S. The cold front produced
heavy rain in Louisiana, and heavy snow in the northeastern U.S. (David
A record December snowstorm buried Buffalo NY under 36.6 inches of snow,
with unofficial totals south of the city ranging up to 70 inches. Travel
was brought to a halt by the storm. (14th-17th) (The Weather Channel)
A major winter storm hit the Great Lakes Region, intensifying explosively
as it crossed northern Illinois. High winds and heavy snow created blizzard
conditions in southeastern Wisconsin. Winds gusted to 73 mph, and snowfall
totals ranged up to 17 inches at LaFarge. The barometric pressure at
Chicago IL dropped three quarters of an inch in six hours to 28.96 inches,
a record low reading for December. Up to a foot of snow blanketed northern
Illinois, and winds in the Chicago area gusted to 75 mph. O'Hare Airport in
Chicago was closed for several hours, for only the fourth time in twenty
years. High winds derailed train cars at Avon IN. Light winds and partly
sunny skies were reported near the center of the storm, a feature typical
of tropical storms. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
High pressure in the Pacific Northwest and low pressure in the southwestern
U.S. combined to produced high winds from Utah to California. Winds gusting
to 70 mph in the San Francisco area left nearly 300,000 residents without
electricity. Winds in Utah gusted to 105 mph at Centerville. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
A couple of low pressure systems spread heavy snow across the northeastern
U.S. Up to two feet of snow was reported along Lake Erie in northeastern
Ohio, and up to ten inches was reported in Connecticut. Heavy snow squalls
developed over Michigan for the third day in a row. Three Oaks MI reported
25 inches of snow in two days. Twenty-six cities in the north central U.S.
reported record low temperatures for the date. The low of 10 degrees below
zero at Wichita KS was a December record for that location. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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