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239 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018
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Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County
Issued at 200 PM EST SAT NOV 17 2018
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
GARY* CLOUDY 39 37 93 VRB7 30.29F
VALPARAISO LGT RAIN 39 33 79 NW3 30.27F
MICHIGAN CITY* LGT RAIN 36 32 87 NE3 30.28F
LAPORTE* DRIZZLE 36 35 94 NW6 30.28S
KNOX* CLOUDY 37 32 81 NW3 30.27S
SOUTH BEND LGT RAIN 36 33 89 N3 30.27F FOG
ELKHART* DRIZZLE 36 34 93 CALM 30.27S
GOSHEN LGT RAIN 38 34 85 CALM 30.26S FOG
MONTICELLO* CLOUDY 37 32 81 CALM 30.26S
LOGANSPORT* CLOUDY 36 32 87 CALM 30.27S
ROCHESTER* CLOUDY 37 32 81 N3 30.27S HAZE
WARSAW* LGT RAIN 36 32 87 N5 30.26S
KENDALLVILLE* N/A 36 32 84 N6 30.25F
AUBURN* CLOUDY 37 34 87 NW6 30.26F
FORT WAYNE CLOUDY 40 34 79 N5 30.26S
HUNTINGTON* CLOUDY 37 32 81 CALM 30.26S
PERU/GRISSOM CLOUDY 38 35 88 NE3 30.25R
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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 200pm EST, Saturday November 17, 2018
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 39 degrees central, and near 51 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light rain north, cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 9 mph 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 51 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is LGT 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For WHITLEY County,IN
441 AM EST Sat Nov 17 2018 /341 AM CST Sat Nov 17 2018/
DAY ONE Today and tonight.
Light snow, mixed with drizzle, may accumulate up to 1 inch in spots
tonight into Sunday morning.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday.
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For WHITLEY County, IN
1257 PM EST Sat Nov 17 2018
Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of drizzle and
snow. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to
the northwest in the afternoon.
TONIGHT Chance of drizzle and snow through midnight, then snow
likely after midnight. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Lows around
30. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
SUNDAY Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning, then chance of
drizzle and snow in the afternoon. Snow accumulations generally
less than one half inch. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon. Chance of
snow 70 percent.
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph shifting to the southwest toward daybreak.
MONDAY Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
MONDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s.
TUESDAY Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.
TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
WEDNESDAY Mostly sunny. Highs around 40.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
THANKSGIVING DAY Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
THURSDAY NIGHT Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.
FRIDAY Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy.
Highs in the upper 40s.
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
NOV 22-26 NOV 24-30 DEC DEC18-FEB19
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Temperature: Above Above Below Above
Precipitation: Above 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 ,
Saturday November 17, 2018 the 321th Day of Year
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:33 EST Set 17:27 EST
Transit Meridian 12:30 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:04 EST Ends 17:56 EST
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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Southwest winds of hurricane force swept the Berkshire and Green Mountains
of New England causing extensive forest and structural damage. (David
A tornado cut a seventeen mile path across Alexandria and southeastern
Washington D.C. injuring 31 persons. The tornado struck the Naval Air
Station where a wind gust of 93 mph was recorded. A waterspout was seen
over the Potomac River ninety minutes later. (David Ludlum) (The Weather
The temperature at Minneapolis MN reached 71 degrees, their warmest reading
of record for so late in the autumn. (The Weather Channel)
A storm in the Rockies produced 21 inches of snow at the Monarch ski resort
in Colorado, with 14 inches reported at Steamboat Springs CO. Early morning
thunderstorms in the southeastern U.S. drenched Mary Esther FL with 4.43
inches of rain. Gale force winds over the Great Lakes Region gusted to 49
mph at Johnstown PA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky