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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
757 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For WHITE County
Issued at 800 PM EDT SUN JUL 22 2018
NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          PTSUNNY   73  70  88 N17G29    29.90R                  
MICHIGAN CITY* PTSUNNY   70  59  68 NE3       29.90R                  
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      69  59  70 N7        29.89R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  68; 6HR MAX TEMP:  79;                                

GOSHEN         FAIR      70  60  70 N10       29.87R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  70; 6HR MAX TEMP:  79; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                

MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    72  71  96 N6        29.85S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  69; 6HR MAX TEMP:  80; 6HR PCP:  0.47;                

WARSAW*        PTSUNNY   70  64  83 NE5       29.87R                  
KENDALLVILLE*  FAIR      69  56  61 NE3       29.87R                  
AUBURN*        FAIR      68  59  73 NE6       29.87R                  
FORT WAYNE     PTSUNNY   71  57  61 E8        29.86R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  71; 6HR MAX TEMP:  80;                                


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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Sunday July 22, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 77 degrees central, and near 72 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, partly sunny central, and light rain south. In the north, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the north at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 9 mph with gusts at 18 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at Indianapolis and Eagle Creek. The lowest temperature is PTSUNNY degrees at Warsaw.


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

320 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018 /220 PM CDT Sun Jul 22 2018/

 DAY ONE  This afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For WHITE County, IN
Issued at 643 PM EDT Sun Jul 22 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers through midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 60.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 80.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. 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 
                JUL 28-AUG 1 JUL 30-AUG 5    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal     Normal                      

....  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 July 22, 2018 the 203th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.070000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:36 EDT Set 21:07 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:06 EDT Ends 21:37 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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JULY 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1901...
Richmond, Kentucky's hottest temperature on record: 108 degrees. 
(NWS Louisville)
...1918...
A single bolt of lightning struck 504 sheep dead in their tracks at the
Wasatch National Forest in Utah. Sheep often herd together in storms, and
as a result the shock from the lightning bolt was passed from one animal to
another. (David Ludlum)
...1986...
Hurricane Estelle passed 120 miles south of the Hawaiian Islands creating a
ten to twenty foot surf. The large swells resulted from a combination of
high tides, a full moon, and 50 mph winds. The hurricane also deluged Oahu
Island with as much as 6.86 inches of rain on the 24th and 25th of the
month. (Storm Data)
...1987...
Barrow AK receives 1.38 inches in 24 hours on the 21st and 22nd, an
all-time record for that location. The average annual precipitation for
Barrow is just 4.75 inches. Thunderstorms in Montana produced 4 to 6 inches
of rain in Glacier County causing extensive flooding along Divide Creek.
Missoula MT received 1.71 inches of rain in 24 hours, a record for the
month of July. (The National Weather Summary) (The Weather Channel)
...1988...
Six cities in the south central U.S. reported record low temperatures for
the date, including Pueblo CO with a reading of 48 degrees. Thunderstorms
over the Atlantic Coast Region drenched Wilmington NC with 6.49 inches of
rain in about eight hours. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Showers and thunderstorms prevailed across the southeastern third of the
country. Afternoon thunderstorms in Florida produced wind gusts to 86 mph
at Zephyrhills, and gusts to 92 mph at Carrollwood and Lutz. Thunderstorm
winds gusting to 69 mph at Crystal Lake damaged nineteen mobile homes.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1995...
A Louisville man was slightly injured when lightning struck a utility pole 
and traveled through the phone lines into his living room. Lightning also 
damaged a house in Bardstown (Nelson County). (NWS Louisville)
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Lexington Area  (ThreadEx Station)
Daily Almanac
Date: Jul 22, 2011

Daily Values         Observed    Normal       Record/Year    Prev Year
Max Temperature           -         86        102 in 1901          89
Min Temperature           -         67         50 in 1947          71
Avg Temperature           -         77       88.5 in 1983        80.0
Precipitation             -       0.15       2.35 in 1892        0.01
New Snowfall              -        0.0        0.0 in 2010+        0.0
Snow Depth                -          -          0 in 2010+          0
HDD (base 65)             -          0          4 in 1947           0
CDD (base 65)             -         12         24 in 1983          15

Month-To-Date        Observed    Normal       Record/Year    Prev Year
Avg Max Temperature    88.0       85.9       95.6 in 1936        87.6
Avg Min Temperature    68.3       66.1       59.8 in 1947        67.5
Avg Temperature        78.2       75.9       82.1 in 1936        77.5
Total Precipitation    3.88       3.49       9.56 in 1896        5.45
Total Snowfall          0.0        0.0        0.0 in 2011         0.0
Avg Snow Depth            0          -          0 in 2010           0
Total HDD                 0          1         10 in 1972           0
Total CDD               283        244        383 in 1936         282

+ indicates record also occurred in previous years (last occurrence listed).

This station's record may include data from more than one, possibly incompatible, 
locations. It reflects the longest available record for the Lexington Area.
Normals used in this product are from LEXINGTON BLUEGRASS AP

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