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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
258 PM EDT Tue Oct 22 2019

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 300 PM EDT TUE OCT 22 2019
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    53  39  59 SW15G29   29.76R                  
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    53  40  61 SW24G31   29.75S                  
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    57  39  51 SW17G25   29.75S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   PTSUNNY   55  39  54 W24G36    29.79S                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 300pm EDT, Tuesday October 22, 2019

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 49 degrees north, near 55 degrees central, and near 63 degrees south. Current sky conditions are cloudy north, partly sunny central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 42 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. Winds are from the southwest at 22 mph with gusts at 32 mph north, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the west at 24 mph with gusts at 36 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the southwest at 17 mph with gusts at 28 mph south, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 63 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw and Kokomo.


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

417 AM EDT Tue Oct 22 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.  
 
Discussion: A strong pressure gradient across the area will bring
wind gusts up to 35 mph at times through the day today.
 
 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
Discussion: A couple of systems will bring rain chances at times to
end the week and the weekend.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, IN
Issued at 955 AM EDT Tue Oct 22 2019

REST OF TODAY
Cooler. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of sprinkles. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy until midday then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy until midday then clearing. A 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 60.

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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 
               OCT 27-OCT 31 OCT 29-NOV 4    OCT       OCT-DEC                      
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   Temperature:     Normal        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     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
Tuesday October 22, 2019 the 295th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -11.300000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 08:03 EDT Set 18:55 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:29 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:36 EDT Ends 19:22 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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OCTOBER 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1965...
The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California
was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten
consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum)
(The Weather Channel)
...1985...
A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured
while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are
killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels
via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of
190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September
with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI
Richard Sanders - 1987)
Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast
states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30
degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson
AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National
Weather Summary)
Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up
to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten
injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75
mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A
heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of
snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the
Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the
mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six
cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including
Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)


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