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430 AM EDT Tue Jun 18 2019
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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT TUE JUN 18 2019
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
LAFAYETTE CLOUDY 64 62 93 CALM 29.94F
KOKOMO* CLOUDY 67 66 97 CALM 29.96R
MUNCIE* LGT RAIN 70 67 90 E5 29.94S FOG
INDIANAPOLIS FOG 69 68 96 S8 29.94S VSB 1/2
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 500am EDT, Tuesday June 18, 2019
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 59 degrees north, near 69 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, fog central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 96%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. There is patchy fog north. Visibility is less than one mile central. Winds are from the north at 3 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 8 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to fog. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 71 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is FAIR 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County,IN
402 AM EDT Tue Jun 18 2019
DAY ONE Today and Tonight.
Outlook: A FLASH FLOOD WATCH remains in effect for much of central
Indiana, mainly along and south of Interstate 70. Thunderstorms are
possible Today and Tonight. Some storms may produce heavy rain which
could result in flash flooding.
Hazards: Heavy rain, flooding, and lightning.
Timing: Thunderstorms and flooding are possible anytime today and
early this evening.
Discussion: A departing upper wave and a surface front will keep
showers and thunderstorms across the area through tonight.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday.
Outlook: Thunderstorms are possible each day expect Friday. Heavy
Rain is possible Wednesday through Thursday. Heavy rain could result
in more flooding and flash flooding on Wednesday and Thursday. There
is a SLIGHT RISK for severe storms on Wednesday. Lightning and
locally heavy rain are threats from any storm. Repeated rounds of
rainfall, heavy at times, could lead to moderate widespread flooding
Discussion: A stalling frontal system and a strong area of low
pressure arriving from the plains states will bring several rounds
of showers and thunderstorms to central Indiana this week.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
Spotters are encouraged to report heavy rainfall amounts and any
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
315 AM EDT Tue Jun 18 2019
FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
TODAY Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms until midday, then partly cloudy with chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms
may produce heavy rainfall until midday. Highs around 80. Light
winds. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
TONIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
WEDNESDAY Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 70s. Light winds. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
THURSDAY Cloudy. Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms
until midday, then chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
THURSDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
FRIDAY Mostly sunny until midday then becoming partly cloudy.
A 20 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms. Highs in
the upper 70s.
FRIDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
SATURDAY Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
SATURDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
SUNDAY Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
SUNDAY NIGHT Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A
40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.
MONDAY Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs around 80.
12-48 Hr ETA Surface,
12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc,
24 Hr. Comparsion,
Day 1 Precip,
Day 2 Precip,
Days 1-5 Precip
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms:
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1,
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY
JUN 23-27 JUN 25-JUL 1 JUN JUN-AUG
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Temperature: Above Above Above Normal
Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above
.... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Total Forecast,
6 to 10 Day ,
8 to 14 Day ,
Tuesday June 18, 2019 the 169th Day of Year
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:17 EDT Set 21:16 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:46 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:46 EDT Ends 21:47 EDT
Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy
Yesterday's Highs ,
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
JUNE 18TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
A severe coastal storm (or possible hurricane) struck the Atlantic coast
from Cape Cod to Nova Scotia. Eastport ME reported wind gusts to 57 mph.
Hailstones up to four inches in diameter killed livestock as a storm passed
from Joliet to Belfry in Carbon County MT. (The Weather Channel)
Wind and rain, and hail up to seven inches deep, caused more than five
million dollars damage at Oberlin KS. (The Weather Channel)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky