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1007 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1000 PM EST MON NOV 12 2018
LAFAYETTE      LGT SNOW  32  31  96 NW7       30.29R FOG     WCI  26  
KOKOMO*        LGT SNOW  33  32  96 N7        30.25F FOG     WCI  27  
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    37  32  82 N9        30.23S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   CLOUDY    36  32  85 N14       30.23F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1000pm EST, Monday November 12, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 36 degrees central, and near 41 degrees south. Current sky conditions are light snow north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. There is patchy fog north. Winds are from the north at 13 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light snow. The wind chill is near 22 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 14 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 27 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 8 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 41 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is LGT degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, Huntingburg, and Anderson.

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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County,IN

526 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Outlook: Light snow accumulations are possible tonight

Hazards: Slick areas on roads due to accumulating snow.

Timing: Accumulating snow possible through the night.
Discussion: A weather disturbance is expected to push across the 
region later today and tonight. Light rain, possibly mixed with snow,
is expected to develop later this afternoon, changing to all snow 
during the evening hours. Amounts of one half to one inch of 
snow will be possible north of Interstate 70 by the time the snow 
ends late tonight  while less than half an inch will be possible 
south of Interstate 70. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Outlook: Minor snow accumulations are possible late Wednesday night
through Thursday night.
Discussion: A low pressure system is expected to affect the area
later this week, around Thursday. Light snow, or mixed precipitation,
is possible with this system. Minor accumulations of snow are
possible at times from late Wednesday night through Thursday night.

Light mixed precipitation is possible around Saturday. Snow
accumulations are not expected on Saturday at this time.


Spotters are encouraged to report any measurable snowfall amounts

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 937 PM EST Mon Nov 12 2018

Cloudy. Snow likely, then chance of snow after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy until midday then clearing. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Clear. Lows around 17. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. North winds up to 5 mph shifting to the east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. East winds around 5 mph.

Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Lows in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

Partly cloudy. Highs around 40.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers. Highs in the upper 30s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s.

Mostly sunny. Highs around 40.

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 
                   NOV 18-22    NOV 20-26    NOV   NOV18-JAN19                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal      Above     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
Monday November 12, 2018 the 316th Day of Year

Declination -17.940000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:27 EST Set 17:31 EST
Transit Meridian 12:29 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:59 EST Ends 17:59 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 mercury soared to 106 degrees at Craftonville CA, a November record for
the U.S. (The Weather Channel)
Between Noon on the 11th and Noon on the 12th, a winter storm buried Helena
MT under 21.5 inches of snow, which surpassed their previous 24 hour record
by seven inches. (The Weather Channel)

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