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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
435 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.UPDATE...
AVIATION SECTIONS UPDATED

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 600 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      MOSUNNY   84  65  52 SW5       30.01S                  
KOKOMO*        MOSUNNY   82  66  57 W8        30.03S                  
MUNCIE*        SUNNY     81  64  56 W7        30.03S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   PTSUNNY   84  65  52 SW10      30.02F                  

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 600pm EDT, Sunday August 30, 2015

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 75 degrees north, near 84 degrees central, and near 84 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny north, partly sunny central, and partly sunny south. In the north, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the north at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 7 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 86 degrees at Shelbyville. The lowest temperature is PTSUNNY degrees at Warsaw.


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

436 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
 
HAZARDS: CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING  LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.
 
TIMING: THROUGH THE EVENING  THEN CHANCES DIMINISH NORTH TO SOUTH
OVERNIGHT.
 
DISCUSSION: A WEAK UPPER SYSTEM WILL KEEP CHANCES FOR STORMS
AROUND TONIGHT.
 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

OUTLOOK: THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA DURING
MONDAY  TUESDAY  AND WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS. SEVERE STORMS ARE
NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
 
DISCUSSION: PERIODIC WEAK UPPER AIR DISTURBANCES WILL RESULT IN
CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID WEEK. OTHERWISE WARM AND
HUMID CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 1239 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

REST OF TODAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. NEAR STEADY TEMPERATURE IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

TONIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

MONDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

MONDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

TUESDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDDAY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.

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

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

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

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

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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 5-SEP 9 SEP 7-SEP 13   SEP        SEP-NOV                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Below     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
Sunday August 30, 2015 the 242th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 8.740000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 07:11 EDT Set 20:19 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:45 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:45 EDT Ends 20:46 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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AUGUST 30TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1776...
General Washington took advantage of a heavy fog to evacuate Long Island
after a defeat. Adverse winds kept the British fleet from intervening.
(David Ludlum)
...1839...
A hurricane moved from Cape Hatteras NC to offshore New England. An unusual
feature of the hurricane was the snow it helped produce, which whitened the
Catskill Mountains of New York State. Considerable snow was also reported
at Salem NY. (The Weather Channel)
...1982...
A tropical depression brought torrential rains to portions of southern
Texas. Up to twelve inches fell south of Houston, and as much as eighteen
inches fell southeast of Austin. The tropical depression spawned fourteen
tornadoes in three days. (David Ludlum)
Record cold gripped the northeastern U.S. Thirty-one cities in New England
reported record lows, and areas of Vermont received up to three inches of
snow. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Eight cities in California and Oregon reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Redding CA and Sacramento CA where the mercury hit 100
degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms drenched Georgia and the Carolinas with heavy rain, soaking
Columbia SC with 4.10 inches in three hours. Fresno CA was the hot spot in
the nation with a record high of 109 degrees. Duluth MN tied their record
for the month of August with a morning low of 39 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced large hail in
Montana and North Dakota during the evening and early nighttime hours. Hail
three inches in diameter was reported 20 miles south of Medora ND, and
thunderstorms over Dawson County MT produced up to three inches of rain.
Thunderstorms produced golf ball size hail at Roundup MT, Dazey ND and
Protection KS. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
On this date in weather history...morning rains...falling at a rate of
over three inches an hour...produced flash flooding throughout Bell
county Kentucky in 1989. A bridge at Mill Creek was washed out and several
families were stranded at Old Jensen Road at York Branch. (Jackson KY
National Weather Service Office)


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