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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
622 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015
THE AVIATION SECTION HAS BEEN UPDATED BELOW.
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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 800 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015
CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS
LAFAYETTE CLEAR 17 11 77 NE6 30.27R WCI 9
6HR MIN TEMP: 15; 6HR MAX TEMP: 19;
KOKOMO* N/A 18 12 79 N8 30.25R WCI 7
6HR MIN TEMP: 18; 6HR MAX TEMP: 19;
MUNCIE* CLEAR 18 13 80 N6 30.22R WCI 10
6HR MIN TEMP: 18; 6HR MAX TEMP: 21;
INDIANAPOLIS PTCLDY 18 12 77 N7 30.22R WCI 9
6HR MIN TEMP: 17; 6HR MAX TEMP: 21;
South Bend ,
Fort Wayne ,
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 800am EDT, Saturday March 28, 2015
Across Indiana...temperatures are near 13 degrees north, near 18 degrees central, and near 25 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, partly cloudy central, and clear south. In the north, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 6 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. Winds are from the north at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 5 degrees north. Winds are from the north at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 9 degrees central. Winds are from the north at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 25 degrees at Gary and Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLEAR degrees at 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time),
LSI Heat Index,
Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County,IN
410 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015
DAY ONE TODAY AND TONIGHT.
OUTLOOK: NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
DISCUSSION: CLEAR SKIES AND QUIET WEATHER ARE EXPECTED UNDER THE
INFLUENCE OF HIGH PRESSURE.
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
OUTLOOK: THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY NIGHT
AND THURSDAY. WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME BUT LIGHTNING IS A THREAT FROM ANY STORM.
DISCUSSION: A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE AREA DURING THE MID
WEEK TIME FRAME MAY BE ABLE TO PRODUCE A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
350 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
TONIGHT CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SUNDAY WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL MIDDAY
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
SUNDAY NIGHT NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT
CHANCE OF RAIN
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
MONDAY MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S.
TUESDAY NIGHT MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
WEDNESDAY PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50.
THURSDAY MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
THURSDAY NIGHT PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
FRIDAY PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
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
APR 2-APR 6 APR 4-APR 10 APR APR-JUN
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Temperature: Below Below 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 ,
Saturday March 28, 2015 the 87th Day of Year
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:35 EDT Set 19:06 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:50 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:09 EDT Ends 19:32 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
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
Thane Creek AK reported a snow cover of 190 inches. (The Weather Channel)
The worst tornado disaster of record occurred in Chicago IL as a tornado
killed 28 persons and caused three million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
Ten tornadoes tore across the area, affecting the Kentucky counties of
Adair, Metcalfe, Casey, Green, Larue, Marion, Hardin, Hart, Nelson, and
Russell; and the Indiana counties of Scott and Jefferson. Two of the
twisters produced F3 damage. A 28-year-old woman was killed in Metcalfe
County as she was thrown from her destroyed mobile home. A 40-year-old man
was killed when his house in Bonnieville (Hart County) was hit by one of
the F3 tornadoes and blown off its foundation. This tornado injured many
people when it caused several car accidents as it crossed Interstate 65.
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky