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

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Regional Hourly Observations For WAYNE County
Issued at 1000 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLEAR     32  20  61 E12       30.48R WCI  23          
KOKOMO*        PTCLDY    31  24  75 E9        30.49S WCI  23          
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    32  21  64 E8        30.48S WCI  25          
INDIANAPOLIS   PTCLDY    35  20  54 E12       30.46R WCI  27          

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 1000pm EDT, Wednesday March 22, 2017

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 32 degrees north, near 35 degrees central, and near 42 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, partly cloudy central, and clear south. In the north, relative humidity is near 45%, and the dew point is near 13 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 20 degrees. Winds are from the east at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 degrees north. Winds are from the east at 12 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 27 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 42 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is PTCLDY 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 WAYNE County,IN

1006 AM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, IN
Issued at 653 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Not as cold with highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening. Not as cold with lows in the mid 40s. Temperatures rising to around 50 after midnight. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Not as cold with highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Unseasonably warm with lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers with thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Unseasonably warm with lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers with thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Unseasonably warm with lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Unseasonably warm with lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. 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
Wednesday March 22, 2017 the 81th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 1.110000
Distance 0.999721 AU
Rise 06:44 EDT Set 19:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 12:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:18 EDT Ends 19:26 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 22ND
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1920...
A spectactular display of the Northern Lights was visible as far south as
Bradenton FL, El Paso TX, and Fresno CA. At Detroit MI, the display was
described "so brilliant as to blot out all stars below first magnitude".
(22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel)
...1936...
A great flood crested on rivers from Ohio to Maine. The flood claimed 107
lives and caused 270 million dollars property damage. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
Six to ten inch rains caused the Chicago River to overflow its banks. (The
Weather Channel)

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