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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1002 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.UPDATE...
The NEAR TERM and AVIATION Sections have been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1100 AM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      SUNNY     82  71  69 CALM      30.11R                  
KOKOMO*        SUNNY     83  71  67 VRB6      30.13F                  
MUNCIE*        SUNNY     84  70  62 VRB3      30.13S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   SUNNY     82  69  64 CALM      30.12S                  

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 1100am EDT, Friday September 22, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 80 degrees north, near 82 degrees central, and near 82 degrees south. Current sky conditions are sunny north, sunny central, and sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at Terre Haute. The lowest temperature is SUNNY degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, 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.

U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County,IN

905 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: Hot and humid conditions.

Hazards: Heat index values of middle 90s to near 100 degrees.

Timing: This afternoon. 
 
Discussion: High pressure will keep it dry and hot today. 
 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
Discussion: Dry weather and above normal temperatures will continue
through next Tuesday. There is a chance of showers by next Wednesday
as a cold front and upper disturbances approach and move through the
area.
 
 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 948 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

REST OF TODAY
Mostly sunny midday then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. East winds up to 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds up to 5 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs around 80.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 70s.

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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 
                SEP 27-OCT 1 SEP 29-OCT 5    SEP       SEP-NOV                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Below      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below      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
Friday September 22, 2017 the 265th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -0.150000
Distance 0.999719 AU
Rise 07:33 EDT Set 19:41 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:37 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:07 EDT Ends 20:07 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
SEPTEMBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1869...
Cleveland Abbe began forecasting weather, in Cincinnati. (NWS Louisville)
...1890...
A severe hailstorm struck Strawberry AZ. Fives days after the storm hail
still lay in drifts 12 to 18 inches deep. (The Weather Channel)
...1913...
Des Moines IA experienced their earliest freeze of record. (The Weather
Channel)
...1961...
Hurricane Esther made a near complete circle south of Cape Cod. The
hurricane then passed over Cape Cod and hit Maine. Its energy was largely
spent over the North Atlantic Ocean, however, heavy rains over Maine
resulted in widespread local flooding of cellars, low roads, and
underpasses. (David Ludlum)
...1983...
Forty-one cities reported record cold temperatures during the morning.
Houston TX hit 50 degrees, and Williston ND plunged to 19 degrees. (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
Hurricane Emily, the first hurricane to roam the Carribean in nearly six
years, made landfall over the Dominican Republic late in the day, packing
125 mph winds. Emily killed three persons and caused thirty million dollars
damage. A record high of 92 degrees at Miami FL was their fifth in a row.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
An early morning thunderstorm produced baseball size hail at Plainview, in
Hale County TX. Late in the evening more thunderstorms in the Southern High
Plains Region produced wind gusts to 75 mph at Plainview TX and Crosby TX.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Hurricane Hugo quickly lost strength over South Carolina, but still was a
tropical storm as it crossed into North Carolina, just west of Charlotte,
at about 7 AM. Winds around Charlotte reached 69 mph, with gusts to 99 mph.
Eighty percent of the power was knocked out to Charlotte and Mecklenburg
County. Property damage in North Carolina was 210 million dollars, and
damage to crops was 97 million dollars. The strongest storm surge occurred
along the southern coast shortly after midnight, reaching nine feet above
sea level at ocean Isle and Sunset Beach. Hugo killed one person and
injured fifteen others in North Carolina. Strong northwesterly winds
ushered unseasonably cold air into the north central U.S., in time for the
official start of autumn, at 8:20 PM (CDT). Squalls produced light snow in
northern Wisconsin. Winds in Wisconsin gusted to 52 mph at Rhinelander.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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