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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
405 AM EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.UPDATE...
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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CP ATTERBURY + CLOUDY    59  55  88 SE5       29.52F                  
INDIANAPOLIS   LGT RAIN  60  57  89 S13       29.48F                  
-EAGLE CREEK   CLOUDY    60  56  86 S8        29.47F                  
KOKOMO +       CLOUDY    60  56  86 S10       29.47F                  
SHELBYVILLE    LGT RAIN  63  55  75 S9        29.52F                  

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 400am EDT, Thursday April 27, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 60 degrees north, near 60 degrees central, and near 61 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, light rain central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. Winds are from the south at 7 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 12 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the south at 12 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 68 degrees at Fort Wayne. 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.

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

617 PM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Outlook: Severe thunderstorms possible this evening.
 
Hazards: Damaging winds, large hail, lightning, brief heavy 
downpours.
 
Timing: Through midnight.
 
Discussion: An approaching frontal system will trigger showers and
thunderstorms this evening, some of which could be strong to severe
at times.


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Outlook: There are chances for thunderstorms from Friday afternoon 
through Tuesday. Severe storms will be possible Friday night, with 
all modes of severe weather possible. Heavy rainfall over the weekend
may result in flooding along area rivers and other flood prone 
areas.
 
Discussion: A very active weekend is expected with multiple rounds of
showers and storms thanks to a large area of low pressure that will
develop and move through the region. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 417 AM EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

TODAY
Much cooler. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers until midday. Highs around 60. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

TONIGHT
Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Rain showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 10 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Rain showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Rain showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

MONDAY
Breezy, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

12-48 Hr ETA Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, 24 Hr. Comparsion, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville , Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                              INDIANA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 MAY 2-MAY 6 MAY 4-MAY 10    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      

....  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
Thursday April 27, 2017 the 117th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 14.220000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 06:50 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:22 EDT Ends 21:04 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
APRIL 27TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1899...
A tornado struck Kirksville MO killing 34 persons and destroying 300
buildings. (David Ludlum)
...1931...
The temperature at Pahala, located on the main island of Hawaii, soared to
100 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1938...Bowling Green's warmest April low: 69 degrees.
(NWS Louisville)
...1937...Beginning today, Bowling Green received 10 consecutive 
days with measurable precipitation, a record.
(NWS Louisville)	
...1942...
A destructive tornado swept across Rogers County and Mayes County in
Oklahoma. The tornado struck the town of Pryor killing 52 persons and
causing two million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
...1971...
A tornado tore through Green and Adair counties with F4 
damage in its wake. Two and a half million dollars in damage 
was done along the 14 mile long path. Six people were killed 
and 58 hurt. The twister dropped to earth near Bramlett and 
proceeded to Vester and Christine. The six fatalities 
occurred in the Mount Pleasant Church area along KY 551 north 
of Columbia. In Butler and Warren counties a tornado did F3 
damage, killing one person and costing two and a half million 
dollars. South View (Butler County) and Riverside (Warren 
County) were struck. A tornado of F1 strength injured 2 
people in Harrison County IN between Mauckport and Laconia. 
Debris from a demolished barn was carried a quarter mile. An 
F3 tornado did damage in Ohio and Butler counties. It touched 
down near Island Lake along Wysox Road in Ohio County and 
moved east near Logansport and Little Bend, lifting just 
outside of Morgantown. An asphalt shingle was found embedded 
two inches deep into an oak tree. An F4 tornado killed two 
people in Russell County. It began east of Russell Springs 
and moved through Salem to Faubush. The two fatalities 
occurred when a farm was swept away at Gosser Ridge near 
Dorena. At one point there were actually two distinct paths, 
as two funnels moved parallel to each other. (NWS Louisville)

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