Click on button above to view IN Watches/Warnings/Special Wx Statements.


Boone County, IN Weather And Climate Synopsis

To access other UK Agricultural Weather Center Pages use the menu below.

(Click image to zoom) or Click Here

36 Hr. Forecast Map
All Radar images NOAA/UKAWC
Satellite images from NOAA

Weather Summary Hourly Observations Nowcast Agricultural Weather Advisory
7 Day Forecast Medium & Long Range Outlook Almanac Historical Facts
Precision Ag. Weather Forecast Precision Ag. Weather Extended Forecast





Palmer Drought Index



Crop Moisture Index




Rainfall Departure



Temperature Departure
Also see:




A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.

National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1001 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

.Forecast Update...
Issued at 1001 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

Had to lower temperatures a couple of degrees or so the remainder of 
the evening, based on trends. Otherwise, satellite supports mix of 
clouds and breaks and with winds becoming light good radiation 
cooling potential with overnight lows in the middle 40s to around 50 
continuing to look good.

NWS Weather Discussion
National Ag. Weather Outlook (Repair this link), International Highlights ,International Ag. Weather Summary
Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC]

Click here for UKAWC Point Agricultural, Lawn & Garden Forecast/Outlook in case of corrupt tables.
Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1000 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2022
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON       CLEAR     59  44  56 NE6       30.21S                  
COLUMBUS       MOCLDY    57  50  77 E3        30.18F                  
FISHERS *+     CLEAR     58  50  73 CALM      30.20R                  
FRANKFORT +    CLOUDY    57  45  62 NE7       30.19S                  
GREENWOOD *+   CLEAR     61  49  65 CALM      30.19F                  
INDIANAPOLIS   PTCLDY    61  44  53 E6        30.17F                  
-EAGLE CREEK   CLEAR     63  44  50 NE3       30.17F                  
KOKOMO +       CLEAR     58  45  62 E10       30.22R                  
MT COMFORT *+  CLEAR     55  50  82 E5        30.19F                  
SHELBYVILLE    CLEAR     61  52  72 NE3       30.18S                  
ZIONSVILLE +     N/A     55  47  75 CALM      30.19F                  

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 1000pm EDT, Monday May 23, 2022

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 51 degrees north, near 61 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, partly cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 53%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 62%, and the dew point is near 50 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 east at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 63 degrees at Evansville, Eagle Creek, and Bloomington. The lowest temperature is CLEAR degrees at Warsaw and Kokomo.


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 BOONE County,IN

317 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Thunderstorm chances return Tuesday night and continue through Thursday.
Locally heavy rain is possible during this period, along with a few 
strong to severe thunderstorms. Widespread or significant severe 
weather is not anticipated. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 1043 PM EDT Mon May 23 2022

REST OF TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph early in the morning.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Warmer. Partly cloudy through midnight, then mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms toward daybreak. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers with thunderstorms likely through midnight, then showers and chance of thunderstorms toward daybreak. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Near steady temperature in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

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

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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
                              INDIANA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 29-JUN 2 MAY 31-JUN 6    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Monday May 23, 2022 the 143th Day of Year

---------------------------------------------------
SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:31 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
///////////////////
MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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