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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
657 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

.UPDATE...
The AVIATION Section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 900 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2020
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    51  37  58 NE9       30.14R                  
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    43  35  73 N9        30.15R                  
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    46  36  68 N8        30.13R                  
INDIANAPOLIS   MOCLDY    50  37  61 N13       30.11R                  

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Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 900pm EDT, Monday March 30, 2020

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 36 degrees north, near 50 degrees central, and near 57 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. Winds are from the west at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the north at 13 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the north at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 57 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR degrees at Warsaw and Huntingburg.


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

342 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Discussion: Dry and quiet weather is expected through tonight. The
breezy afternoon winds will diminish after sunset.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
Discussion: A relatively quiet week of weather is in store with mainly
dry conditions. The best threat for rain will come late Friday into 
the weekend.
 
 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 658 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Cooler, cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph shifting to the east after midnight.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny until midday then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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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 
                 APR 5-APR 9 APR 7-APR 13    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      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 March 30, 2020 the 90th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 4.350000
Distance 0.999720 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 19:08 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:49 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:05 EDT Ends 19:34 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
MARCH 30TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1823...
A great Northeast storm with hurricane force winds raged from Pennsylvania
to Maine. The storm was most severe over New Jersey with high tides,
uprooted trees, and heavy snow inland. (David Ludlum)
...1899...
A storm which buried Ruby CO under 141 inches of snow came to an end. Ruby
was an old abandoned mining town on the Elk Mountain Range in the Crested
Butte area. (The Weather Channel)
...1977...
Hartford CT hit 87 degrees to establish a record for the month of March.
(The Weather Channel)

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