Allen County, Indiana
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THE HOOSIER STATE SAW A RETURN TO MORE SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AFTER SEVERAL DAYS BELOW NORMAL. READINGS CLIMBED INTO THE LOWER 80S AT MOST LOCATIONS. SKIES WERE MOSTLY SUNNY STATEWIDE TOO. TONIGHT WILL BE MOSTLY CLEAR OVER NORTH AND CENTRAL SECTIONS AND PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE FAR SOUTH. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER INDIANA WILL DRIFT SLOWLY EASTWARD. HOWEVER IT SHOULD PROVIDE ONE MORE DAY OF DRY WEATHER OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHERN SECTIONS ON THURSDAY. LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM 60 TO 65 AND HIGH TEMPERATURES ON THURSDAY WILL BE IN THE MIDDLE 80S. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IN THE UPPER ATMOSPHERE OVER THE CENTRAL U.S. WILL DRIFT TOWARDS THE OHIO VALLEY NEXT FEW DAYS. THIS SYSTEM MAY PRODUCE A FEW THUNDERSTORMS LATE THURSDAY OVER SOUTHWEST SECTIONS OF OUR STATE. THEN WE CAN EXPECT A BETTER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS STATE WIDE BY FRIDAY. $$ JEH/CS IMPORTANT NOTICE...THIS WILL BE THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THIS PRODUCT. THIS PRODUCT WILL BE DISCONTINUED AFTER JUNE 30 2004. ALTERNATIVE PRODUCTS TO USE AFTER THAT DATE WITH INFORMATION SIMILAR TO THE STATE WEATHER SUMMARY INCLUDE THE WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR INDIANA /ASUS43 KIND SWRIN/...THE TABULAR STATE FORECAST FOR INDIANA /FPUS63 KIND SFTIN/...AND THE MAXIMUM/MINIMUM TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION TABLE FOR INDIANA /ABUS21 KIND STPIN/. FOR GRAPHICS SHOWING THE LOCATIONS OF WEATHER SYSTEMS AND FRONTS GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV AND SELECT THE NATIONAL MAPS TAB. LAST
Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC], Yesterday's U.S. Highs, Lows
Indiana's Highs/Lows/Precip, 24 Hr Rainfall (7AM-7AM EST), 7 Day Rainfall Animation
WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR ALLEN COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
500 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          MOSUNNY   77  50  38 SW16G30   29.49F                  
VALPARAISO     MOSUNNY   80  55  42 SW15      29.50F                  
MICHIGAN CITY* PTSUNNY   79  52  38 SW14G21   29.49S                  
LAPORTE*       MOSUNNY   77  55  45 SW13G23   29.50S                  
KNOX*          MOSUNNY   81  25  12 W14G20    29.49S                  
SOUTH BEND     CLOUDY    80  55  42 SW18G25   29.49S                  
ELKHART*       MOSUNNY   82  54  36 SW12G17   29.48F                  
GOSHEN         MOSUNNY   81  53  37 SW21G28   29.49F                  
MONTICELLO*    PTSUNNY   80  53  38 SW17G24   29.50R                  
LOGANSPORT*    MOSUNNY   81  54  39 SW20      29.51F                  
ROCHESTER*     MOSUNNY   82  52  34 SW10G18   29.50F                  
WARSAW*        PTSUNNY   81  52  36 SW10G18   29.50F                  
ANGOLA*        PTSUNNY   82  79  89 SW18      29.51S                  
FORT WAYNE     MOSUNNY   84  57  39 SW22G30   29.51F                  
HUNTINGTON*    PTSUNNY  N/A N/A N/A SW14      29.51F                  
PERU/GRISSOM   MOSUNNY   81  58  45 SW21      29.50F                  
MARION*        MOSUNNY   81  57  44 SW18      29.53F                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current NOWCAST not available U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time),LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
FORECAST FOR ALLEN COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed Apr 26 16:59:02 EDT 2017

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...Partly cloudy. Breezy. South winds 15 to
25 mph. 
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy through midnight, then mostly cloudy with
a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms through
early afternoon. Cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the mid 40s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph through midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of a
thunderstorm through midnight, then chance of showers toward
daybreak. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
measurable precipitation 50 percent. 
.SATURDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows
in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. 
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. 
.MONDAY...Breezy, cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Highs in the lower 60s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy through midnight then
becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. 

12-48 Hr ETA Surface, 12-48 Hr ETA 500mb/Sfc, 24 Hr. Comparsion, TWC Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2
NGM 60 Hr Forecast Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


MEDIUM & LONG RANGE OUTLOOK

                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY     120 DAY    180 DAY
                                           NOV05   NOV05-JAN06 DEC05-FEB06 FEB06-APR06
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   Temperature:     Normal        Below      Above     Normal     Normal     Normal
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below     Normal     Normal     Normal     Normal

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
MRF 10-Day Forecast Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Indianapolis , Evansville
Almanac Information

Wednesday April 26, 2017 the 116th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 13.910000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 06:51 EDT Set 20:35 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:23 EDT Ends 21:03 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Map of 24 Hr U.S. Rainfall (7AM - 7AM EST), 7 Day Rainfall Animation
Yesterday's Highs , Lows .Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
HISTORICAL WEATHER AND CLIMATE FACTS FOR TODAY

APRIL 26TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1834...
Killer frosts were reported in the Deep South. The frost was quite severe
around Huntsville AL, and highlighted a backward spring in the South that
year. (David Ludlum)
...1978...
An unusually strong occluded front swept out of the Gulf of Alaska and
produced the first April thunderstorm of record at Fairbanks. Pea size hail
fell northeast of Fairbanks from thunderstorms whose tops were less than
8000 feet. (The Weather Channel)
...1984...
Severe thunderstorms associated with an intense cyclone spawned a total of
forty-seven tornadoes in two days from Louisiana to Upper Michigan. The
tornadoes killed 16 persons and injured 259 others. (Storm Data)


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