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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
622 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.UPDATE...

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
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
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;                                


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 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.

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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
Issued at 350 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TODAY
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 50 PERCENT.

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.

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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                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 APR 2-APR 6 APR 4-APR 10   APR        APR-JUN                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   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 , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Saturday March 28, 2015 the 87th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 3.260000
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 , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
MARCH 28TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1917...
Thane Creek AK reported a snow cover of 190 inches. (The Weather Channel)
...1920...
The worst tornado disaster of record occurred in Chicago IL as a tornado
killed 28 persons and caused three million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
...1997...
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.
(NWS Louisville)

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