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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
252 AM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

.Short Term...(Today and tonight)
Issued at 252 AM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

* Sunshine and a little warmer today. Increasing clouds tonight.

Clear skies and cool conditions were across central Indiana early 
this morning. High pressure extended southwest from Lower Michigan 
into Illinois, while Hurricane Ian was southeast of South Carolina. 
Some clouds were developing southwest of Lake Erie and moving 

Quiet weather will continue across the area today as high pressure 
and some upper ridging remains in control. Some clouds moving 
southwest from Lake Erie may reach northeastern portions of the 
forecast area early in the day, but these should dissipate with 
mixing this morning. Otherwise expect plentiful sunshine today. Some 
high clouds from Ian may sneak into the eastern forecast area late 
in the day. Temperatures will warm enough aloft that cumulus will be 
less likely to pop up today.

Sunshine will boost temperatures into the upper 60s to lower 70s. 
Winds may gust over 15 mph east this afternoon as the pressure 
gradient begins to tighten up a bit as Ian moves closer to shore.

High clouds will increase tonight from the east as weakening Ian 
moves farther inland during the night. The continuing gradual 
tightening of the pressure gradient will keep winds up to around 10 
mph tonight, especially east. 

Low temperatures will be in the 40s, with warmest readings in the 
east where cloud cover will be higher.

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Regional Hourly Observations For WAYNE County
Issued at 500 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2022
MUNCIE         HAZE      41  36  82 CALM      30.29F VSB 1            

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, Friday September 30, 2022

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 43 degrees north, near 48 degrees central, and near 49 degrees south. Current sky conditions are clear north, clear central, and clear south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 86%, 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 calm north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 8 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 49 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLEAR degrees at Warsaw, Kokomo, and 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 WAYNE County,IN

416 AM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, IN
Issued at 302 AM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.

Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

Mostly clear. Unseasonably cold with lows around 40.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 OCT 5-OCT 9 OCT 7-OCT 13    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below      Above      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
Friday September 30, 2022 the 273th Day of Year

Declination -3.180000
Distance 0.999720 AU
Rise 07:41 EDT Set 19:28 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:34 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 07:15 EDT Ends 19:54 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
Three tornadoes spawned by the remnants of Hurricane Gracie killed 12
persons at Ivy VA. (The Weather Channel)
A nineteen month drought in southern California came to a climax. The
drought, which made brush and buildings tinder dry, set up the worst fire
conditions in California history as hot Santa Anna winds sent the
temperature soaring to 105 degrees at Los Angeles, and to 97 degrees at San
Diego. During that last week of September whole communities of interior San
Diego County were consumed by fire. Half a million acres were burned, and
the fires caused fifty million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
The temperature at Wichita Falls TX soared to 108 degrees to establish a
record for September. (The Weather Channel)
Thunderstorms, which had inundated northern sections of Oklahoma with heavy
rain, temporarily shifted southward producing 4 to 8 inches rains from
Shawnee to Stilwell. Baseball size hail and 80 mph winds ripped through
parts of southeast Oklahoma City, and thunderstorm winds caused more than
half a million dollars damage at Shawnee. (Storm Data)
Afternoon thunderstorms in Michigan produced hail an inch in diameter at
Pinckney, and wind gusts to 68 mph at Wyandotte. A thunderstorm in northern
Indiana produced wet snow at South Bend. Seven cities in the northwestern
U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date, including readings of
98 degrees at Medford OR and 101 degrees at downtown Sacramento CA. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Unseasonably warm weather prevailed over Florida, and in the western U.S.
The afternoon high of 94 degrees at Fort Myers FL was their tenth record
high for the month. Highs of 98 degrees at Medford OR and 99 degrees at
Fresno CA were records for the date, and the temperature at Borrego Springs
CA soared to 108 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
Thirteen cities reported record high temperatures for the date, as readings
soared into the upper 80s and 90s from the Northern and Central High Plains
Region to Minnesota. Bismarck ND reported a record high of 95 degrees, and
the temperature reached 97 degrees at Broadus MT. Afternoon thunderstorms
developing along a cold front produced wind gusts to 60 mph at Wendover UT.
(The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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