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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1238 PM EDT Tue May 28 2024

.KEY MESSAGES...

- Scattered showers and at least a few storms are possible late in 
  the day and early tonight. Highs will be in the 70s.

- Low precipitation chances linger into Wednesday across eastern 
  portions of central IN 

- Dry and Seasonable Thursday and Friday, Rain chances late Saturday 
  into Sunday

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1200 PM EDT TUE MAY 28 2024
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBUS       SUNNY     72  52  49 W7G15     29.97F                  
FISHERS *+     MOSUNNY   69  53  57 W8        29.98R                  
FRANKFORT +    MOSUNNY   68  54  60 W13G22    29.97R                  
GREENWOOD *+   MOSUNNY   71  46  41 W9        29.98S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   MOSUNNY   70  52  52 W10       29.98R                  
-EAGLE CREEK   MOSUNNY   71  52  50 W15       29.97R                  
KOKOMO +       PTSUNNY   66  56  70 W8G16     29.97S                  
MT COMFORT *+  MOSUNNY   70  53  54 W13       29.98S                  
SHELBYVILLE    SUNNY     73  51  46 NW9       29.96S                  
ZIONSVILLE +   MOSUNNY   67  54  63 W13       29.98R                  

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 1200pm EDT, Tuesday May 28, 2024

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 64 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 78 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, mostly sunny central, and sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the west at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 12 mph with gusts at 17 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 78 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is PTSUNNY degrees at Warsaw and Kokomo.


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

319 AM EDT Tue May 28 2024

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible this evening into early
tonight. Lightning is a hazard with any storm.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

Thunderstorms are possible for parts of the area at times Saturday
through early next week.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 1216 PM EDT Tue May 28 2024

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly sunny early, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms through midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY
Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms toward daybreak. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 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 
                 JUN 2-JUN 6 JUN 4-JUN 10    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
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   Temperature:      Above       Normal                                            
 Precipitation:      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
Tuesday May 28, 2024 the 149th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.700000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:21 EDT Set 21:05 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:50 EDT Ends 21:35 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
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MAY 28TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1942...
The latest snowstorm of record for the state of Iowa left ten inches at
LeMars, eight inches at Cherokee, and 7.5 inches at Waukon. Afternoon highs
were in the lower 30s in parts of northwestern Iowa. (The Weather Channel)
...1947...
A storm produced heavy snow across Wisconsin, with ten inches reported at
Gay Mills. The snow damaged fruit and other trees, and downed power lines.
The storm was followed by the coldest weather of the month for much of the
High Plains Region and Missouri Valley. Williston ND reported a low of 21
degrees the morning of the 28th, and the next morning Cheyenne WY reported
a morning low of 16 above zero. (David Ludlum)


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