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631 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017
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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 700 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
LAFAYETTE SUNNY 69 46 43 SW9 29.99S
KOKOMO* SUNNY 70 48 45 SW12 30.01S
MUNCIE* SUNNY 71 42 35 W5 30.00F
INDIANAPOLIS MOSUNNY 70 44 39 S6 30.00F
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Monday May 22, 2017
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 73 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny north, mostly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 36%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southwest at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at Gary and Evansville. The lowest temperature is MOSUNNY 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 BOONE County,IN
351 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017
DAY ONE This Afternoon and Tonight.
Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
Discussion: High pressure will move east across the Ohio valley
today. Low pressure moving into the upper Midwest will bring an
increase in clouds late tonight and possibly a brief shower or
sprinkle in the northern Wabash Valley towards daybreak.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday.
Outlook: There is a slight chance of thunderstorms Tuesday over
western portions of central Indiana and over the entire area
Wednesday. Expect a chance of thunderstorms Friday night through the
weekend as well. Strong storms are possible Wednesday and over the
weekend. Lightning and heavy rain are hazards with any thunderstorm.
Discussion: Low pressure will develop over the Ohio Valley Tuesday
night and lift across the area through Wednesday night before moving
away to the east Thursday. A frontal boundary will set up over the
region for the weekend with a renewed threat for thunderstorms.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotter activation is not anticipated.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
324 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the
mid 50s. South winds up to 5 mph.
TUESDAY Partly cloudy until midday, then mostly cloudy with a
20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
TUESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
WEDNESDAY Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms, then chance of rain showers after
midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
THURSDAY Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly
cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
FRIDAY Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 70s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly
cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
in the upper 70s.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
SUNDAY Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation
SUNDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
MEMORIAL DAY Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
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:
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5 MAY MAY-JUL
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Temperature: Normal Normal Below Above
Precipitation: Above Above Normal 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 ,
Monday May 22, 2017 the 142th Day of Year
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:30 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 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky