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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
Issued by National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1222 AM EDT Wed Jul 15 2020

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Regional Hourly Observations For WAYNE County
Issued at 1200 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2020
CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLEAR     72  65  78 CALM      30.04R                  
KOKOMO*        CLEAR     68  65  90 CALM      30.07R                  
MARION*        CLEAR     67  63  87 SE5       30.07R                  
MUNCIE*        CLEAR     71  63  75 SE3       30.07R                  
PORTLAND*      FAIR      70  59  68 SE3       30.07S                  
INDIANAPOLIS   MOCLDY    73  63  70 SE8       30.04S                  

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 1200am EDT, Wednesday July 15, 2020

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 72 degrees north, near 73 degrees central, and near 71 degrees south. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy north, mostly cloudy central, and clear south. In the north, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 63 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the south at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southeast at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 73 degrees at Indianapolis, Gary, and Eagle Creek. 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

400 PM EDT Tue Jul 14 2020

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

The combination of temperatures in the lower and middle 90s along 
with high relative humidity will lead to the heat index rising to 
between 95 and 100 for the period from Sunday through Tuesday.

 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 1011 PM EDT Tue Jul 14 2020

OVERNIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph late this evening, becoming light and variable.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Muggy. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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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 
                   JUL 20-24    JUL 22-28    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      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
Wednesday July 15, 2020 the 197th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.280000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:31 EDT Set 21:11 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:51 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:00 EDT Ends 21:42 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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JULY 15TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1916...
A dying South Atlantic Coast storm produced torrential rains in the
southern Appalachian Mountains. Altapass NC was drenched with more than 22
inches of rain, a 24 hour rainfall record for the state. Flooding resulted
in considerable damage, particularly to railroads. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
The temperature at Balcony Falls VA soared to 110 degrees to establish a
state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1983...
The Big Thompson Creek in Colorado flooded for the second time in seven
years, claiming three lives, and filling the town of Estes Park with eight
to ten feet of water. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Unseasonably cool weather spread into the south central and eastern U.S.
Fifteen cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including
Houghton Lake MI with a reading of 37 degrees. The high temperature for the
date of 58 degrees at Flint MI was their coolest of record for July.
Thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, injuring a
cow near Donovan IL. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Twenty-six cities east of the Mississippi River reported record high
temperatures for the date. Charleston WV established an all-time record
high with a reading of 103 degrees, and Chicago IL reported a record fifth
day of 100 degree heat for the year. A severe thunderstorm moving across
Omaha NE and the Council Bluffs area of west central Iowa spawned three
tornadoes which injured 88 persons, and also produced high winds which
injured 18 others. Winds at the Omaha Eppley Airport reached 92 mph. Damage
from the storm was estimated at 43 million dollars. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms drenched Kansas City MO with 4.16 inches of rain, a record
for the date. Two and a half inches of rain deluged the city between Noon
and 1 PM. Afternoon thunderstorms in South Carolina deluged Williamstown
with six inches of rain in ninety minutes, including four inches in little
more than half an hour. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)


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