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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
704 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For WAYNE County
Issued at 900 AM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      LGT RAIN  68  67  96 S3        29.83S FOG              
KOKOMO*        PTSUNNY   73  64  73 SW12      29.85R                  
MUNCIE*        FAIR      75  65  70 SW8       29.85S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   FAIR      73  67  81 SW10      29.84F                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Saturday May 26, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 71 degrees north, near 73 degrees central, and near 73 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly sunny north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 9 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 9 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Shelbyville, Muncie, Fort Wayne, and Eagle Creek. 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.

U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time), LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For WAYNE County,IN

311 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, IN
Issued at 631 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018

TODAY
Mostly cloudy until late afternoon, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evening. Muggy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the upper 80s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Muggy. Lows in the upper 60s. Light and variable winds.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Humid with highs in the upper 80s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Unseasonably warm with lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Unseasonably warm with lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Unseasonably warm with lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.

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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 
                MAY 31-JUN 4  JUN 2-JUN 8    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        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
Saturday May 26, 2018 the 146th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.290000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:22 EDT Set 21:03 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:52 EDT Ends 21:33 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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MAY 26TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1771...
A famous Virginia flood occurred as heavy rains in the mountains brought
all rivers in the state to record high levels. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
...1894...
A tornado (unofficially F2) moved along a five mile long path 
east of Jeffersonville IN (Clark County). The Louisville 
weather office's log book simply read, Partly cloudy, and 
threatening during the greater portion of the day. Shower, 
11.56am12.04 pm; amount, .05. While rain was falling, a few 
indistinct, distant peals of thunder were heard. (NWS Louisville)
...1917...
A tornado touched down near Louisiana MO about noon and remained on the
ground for a distance of 293 miles, finally lifting seven hours and twenty
minutes later in eastern Jennings County IN. The twister cut a swath of
destruction two and a half miles wide through Mattoon IL. There were 101
persons killed in the tornado, including 53 at Mattoon, and 38 at
Charleston IL. Damage from the storm totalled 2.5 million dollars. (David
Ludlum)
...1965...
An F2 tornado was spotted in Simpson County. (NWS Louisville)
...1967...
A slow moving nor-easter battered New England with high 
winds, heavy rain, and record late season snow on this day. 
Winds 70 to 90 mph in gusts occurred along the coast. Over 7 
inches of rain fell at Nantucket, Massachusetts with 6.57 
inches falling in 24 hours to set a new 24 hour rainfall 
record. 24.9 inches of snow fell at Mount Washington, New 
Hampshire to set a new May snowfall record. (NWS Louisville)
...1968...
An F2 tornado struck Smiths Grove (Warren County). A barn was 
destroyed and another damaged. (NWS Louisville)
...1989...
A tornado produced F1 damage along a four mile long path 
through Allen County, resulting in a quarter million dollars 
in damage. An F1 tornado was on the ground for 6 miles in 
Simpson County. (NWS Louisville)
...1996...
Lightning struck and damaged two homes in Louisville. (NWS Louisville)




	

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