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
400 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SOUTH BEND     CLOUDY    47  37  68 SE7       30.00S                  
GOSHEN         CLOUDY    46  38  73 E5        29.99F                  
ANGOLA*        CLOUDY    45  32  61 E5        30.00S                  
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    46  39  76 CALM      30.01R                  

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


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FORECAST FOR ALLEN COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Fri Apr 29 03:24:54 EDT 2016

.THROUGH DAYBREAK...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TODAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 80 PERCENT. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT. 
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 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

Friday April 29, 2016 the 120th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 14.920000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 06:47 EDT Set 20:38 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:42 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:19 EDT Ends 21:06 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 29TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1905...
The town of Taylor, in southeastern Texas, was deluged with 2.4 inches of
rain in fifteen minutes. (The Weather Channel)
...1910...
The temperature at Kansas City MO soared to 95 degrees to establish a
record for the month of April. Four days earlier the afternoon high in
Kansas City was 44 degrees, following a record cold morning low of 34
degrees. (The Weather Channel) (The Kansas City Weather Almanac)
...1963...
A tornado, as much as 100 yards in width, touched down south of Shannon MS.
The tornado destroyed twenty-seven homes along its eighteen mile path,
killing three persons. Asphalt was torn from Highway 45 and thrown hundreds
of yards away. Little rain or snow accompanied the tornado, so it was
visible for miles. (The Weather Channel)
...2011...
April 2011 ended with historic, record rainfall across the Bluegrass state. 
Severe storms, tornadoes, flooding and flash flooding was widespread. (UKAWC: K. 
Thomas Priddy)

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