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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
316 AM EDT WED JUN 1 2016 

.UPDATE...
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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 300 AM EDT WED JUN 01 2016
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      MOCLDY    67  59  75 E3        29.94F                  
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    64  54  68 E3        29.96F                  
MUNCIE*        PTCLDY    68  55  63 E3        29.97F                  
INDIANAPOLIS   MOCLDY    72  59  63 E3        29.94F                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 300am EDT, Wednesday June 01, 2016

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 69 degrees north, near 72 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southeast at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the east at 3 mph 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 72 degrees at Indianapolis. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County,IN

520 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AND
THEN AGAIN LATE TONIGHT. STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.
HOWEVER LIGHTNING IS A THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORM.

HAZARDS: LIGHTNING  BRIEF HEAVY RAIN  SMALL HAIL.

TIMING: THIS EVENING AND STARTING AGAIN AFTER 5 AM TONIGHT.
 
DISCUSSION: A WARM AND HUMID AIR MASS ACROSS CENTRAL INDIANA MAY
ALLOW SOME ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP THIS EVENING. AFTER A
BRIEF LULL  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE IN AGAIN FROM
WEST TO EAST LATE TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES INDIANA.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

OUTLOOK: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY AND AGAIN FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN ARE ALWAYS THREATS WITH ANY STORM.
 
DISCUSSION: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE MIDWEEK AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE OHIO VALLEY. ADDITIONAL CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL COME OVER THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY
NEXT WEEK AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH AMPLIFIES OVER THE REGION.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 1001 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

THURSDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.

SATURDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDDAY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

SUNDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.

MONDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.

TUESDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 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 
                JUN 6-JUN 10 JUN 8-JUN 14    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        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
Wednesday June 01, 2016 the 153th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 22.250000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:19 EDT Set 21:08 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:43 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:48 EDT Ends 21:38 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

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Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
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JUNE 1ST...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1812...
Apple trees at New Haven CT did not blossom until the first of June, the
latest such occurrence during the period beginning in 1794. Snow whitened
the ground in Cleveland OH and Rochester NY. (David Ludlum)
...1903...
A strong tornado just 50 to 75 yards in width killed many persons around
the Gainesville GA Cotton Mill. The tornado strengthened and widened near
the end of its four mile path, killing 40 persons at New Holland GA. A
total of 104 persons were killed in the tornado. (The Weather Channel)
...1917...
Downtown Lexington was struck by a small tornado (unofficially F2). Sayre 
College received damage. Three people were hurt. (NWS Louisville)
...1980...
A man from Falmouth ME was struck by lightning restoring his eyesight. The
man had been blind and partially deaf since a truck accident in 1971. (The
Weather Channel)
...1999...
An MD-82 aircraft ran off the runway, broke up, and caught fire on this day 
in Little Rock, Arkansas. This tragic event occurred as the plane touched 
down in Little Rock at night. There were thunderstorms with wind shear and 
winds gusting to 50 mph in the area at the time of the event. One of the 
six crewmembers and eight of the 139 passengers were killed. (NWS Louisville)

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