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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1006 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.UPDATE...
THE AVIATION SECTION HAS BEEN UPDATED BELOW.

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1100 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    69  64  84 S8        30.02R                  
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    70  63  78 S10       30.05R                  
MUNCIE*        MOCLDY    70  63  78 S8        30.07R                  
INDIANAPOLIS   CLOUDY    69  63  81 S8        30.06R                  

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 1100pm EDT, Monday May 25, 2015

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 73 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 70 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 10 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 77 degrees at Gary. 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

506 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

HAZARDS: CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

TIMING: AFTER 4 AM.
 
DISCUSSION: AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS
TOWARD DAYBREAK. 

 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

OUTLOOK: THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FROM TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
A FEW COULD BE STRONG STORM OR SEVERE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING AND WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. DAMAGING WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORM.
 
DISCUSSION: UPPER LEVEL SYSTEMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA AT TIMES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTERACT WITH A WARM  MOIST AND UNSTABLE
ATMOSPHERE. THIS WILL BRING THUNDERSTORMS TO CENTRAL INDIANA
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND
OR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 621 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

TUESDAY
BREEZY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

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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 
                MAY 31-JUN 4  JUN 2-JUN 8   MAY        MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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 May 25, 2015 the 145th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.080000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:23 EDT Set 21:02 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:53 EDT Ends 21:32 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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MAY 25TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1917...
A tornado ripped through southeast Kansas, traveling 65 mph. The average
speed was a record for any tornado. (The Weather Channel)
...1955...
Two tornadoes struck the town of Blackwell OK within a few minutes time
during the late evening. The tornadoes killed 18 persons and injured more
than 500 others. Early the next morning a tornado virtually obliterated the
small community of Udall KS killing 80 persons and injuring 270 persons.
More than half the persons in the community were killed or injured by the
tornado. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)




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