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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
430 AM EDT Tue Jun 18 2019

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

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT TUE JUN 18 2019
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
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          

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 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.

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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 
this week.

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
flooding.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 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 60s.

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.

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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 
                   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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Tuesday June 18, 2019 the 169th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 23.420000
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 , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
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JUNE 18TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1875...
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.
(David Ludlum)
...1958...
Hailstones up to four inches in diameter killed livestock as a storm passed
from Joliet to Belfry in Carbon County MT. (The Weather Channel)
...1970...
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