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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
631 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

.UPDATE...
The AVIATION Section has been updated below.

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 700 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      SUNNY     69  46  43 SW9       29.99S                  
KOKOMO*        SUNNY     70  48  45 SW12      30.01S                  
MUNCIE*        SUNNY     71  42  35 W5        30.00F                  
INDIANAPOLIS   MOSUNNY   70  44  39 S6        30.00F                  

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Meteograms: South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Monday May 22, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 70 degrees north, near 70 degrees central, and near 73 degrees south. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny north, mostly sunny central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 36%, and the dew point is near 45 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the southwest at 16 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 3 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at Gary and Evansville. The lowest temperature is MOSUNNY 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

351 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 
 
Hazards: None. 
 
Discussion: High pressure will move east across the Ohio valley
today. Low pressure moving into the upper Midwest will bring an
increase in clouds late tonight and possibly a brief shower or
sprinkle in the northern Wabash Valley towards daybreak.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Outlook: There is a slight chance of thunderstorms Tuesday over
western portions of central Indiana and over the entire area
Wednesday. Expect a chance of thunderstorms Friday night through the
weekend as well. Strong storms are possible Wednesday and over the
weekend. Lightning and heavy rain are hazards with any thunderstorm.
 
Discussion: Low pressure will develop over the Ohio Valley Tuesday
night and lift across the area through Wednesday night before moving
away to the east Thursday. A frontal boundary will set up over the
region for the weekend with a renewed threat for thunderstorms.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 324 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds up to 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy until midday, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms, then chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 50s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

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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 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      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
Monday May 22, 2017 the 142th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.620000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:30 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 22ND...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1876...
Denver CO was drenched with 6.53 inches of rain in 24 hours, an all-time
record for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1911...
The temperature at Lewiston ME soared to 101 degrees. It was the hottest
temperature ever recorded in New England during the month of May. (David
Ludlum)
...1987...
A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of
Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the
structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in
the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through
adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)


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