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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1026 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

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

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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County
Issued at 1200 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLEAR     29  21  72 E10       30.47F WCI  20          
KOKOMO*        CLEAR     30  23  75 E9        30.49F WCI  22          
MUNCIE*        CLEAR     31  21  66 E10       30.48F WCI  22          
INDIANAPOLIS   CLOUDY    33  20  58 E10       30.46F WCI  25          

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1200am EDT, Thursday March 23, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 29 degrees north, near 33 degrees central, and near 40 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, cloudy central, and cloudy south. In the north, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 15 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 58%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 21 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 25 degrees central. Winds are from the northeast at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 40 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY 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

1058 AM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

Discussion: High pressure will keep quiet weather across the area
today and tonight.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Outlook: Thunderstorms will be possible at times Saturday afternoon
and Saturday night. Widespread severe storms are not expected at 
this time.

Discussion: Another frontal system may affect the area towards the 
end of the week, bringing with it additional chances for shower and 
thunderstorm activity towards the end of the week and on into 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 940 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

REST OF TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy until midday, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Not as cool. Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

FRIDAY
Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

SATURDAY
Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Rain showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of showers 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Rain showers likely. Lows around 50. Chance of showers 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

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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 
                MAR 28-APR 1 MAR 30-APR 5    MAR       MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 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
Thursday March 23, 2017 the 82th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 1.510000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:42 EDT Set 19:01 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:16 EDT Ends 19:27 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 23RD
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1913...
A vicious tornado hit the city of Omaha NE. The tornado struck during the
late afternoon on Easter Sunday, and in just twelve minutes cut a swath of
total destruction five miles long and two blocks wide across the city
killing 94 persons and causing 3.5 million dollars property damage. (David
Ludlum)
...1916...
Pocatello ID received a record 14.6 inches of snow in 24 hours. (The
Weather Channel)

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