Allen County, Indiana
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Synopsis...Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC], Yesterday's U.S. Highs, Lows
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
NORTHERN INDIANA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS GARY* PTCLDY 8 -2 64 CALM 30.53F VALPARAISO MOCLDY 0 -5 79 CALM 30.51F MICHIGAN CITY* PTCLDY 5 -4 66 S3 30.52F LAPORTE* MOCLDY 1 -4 79 CALM 30.51F KNOX* N/A 1 -13 51 S5 30.52F WCI -8 SOUTH BEND MOCLDY 1 -5 75 SW5 30.51F WCI -9 GOSHEN MOCLDY 1 -5 75 S6 30.51S WCI -10 MONTICELLO* MOCLDY -1 -5 84 CALM 30.54F LOGANSPORT* PTCLDY -2 -6 84 S5 30.54F WCI -12 ROCHESTER* PTCLDY 7 1 78 SW3 30.53S WARSAW* PTCLDY 5 0 78 CALM 30.51F ANGOLA* CLEAR -2 -6 84 CALM 30.48S FORT WAYNE PTCLDY 2 -4 76 SW6 30.53S WCI -9 HUNTINGTON* PTCLDY 1 -5 73 CALM 30.53S PERU/GRISSOM PTCLDY 0 -5 80 W2 30.52S MARION* PTCLDY -1 -6 80 CALM 30.53F
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville
.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND CHILLS 5 BELOW TO 15 BELOW ZERO IN THE MORNING. .TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. .MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. .TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 50.
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
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY 120 DAY 180 DAY NOV05 NOV05-JAN06 DEC05-FEB06 FEB06-APR06 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- --------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below Above Normal Normal Normal Precipitation: Normal Below Normal Normal Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Friday March 06, 2015 the 65th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -5.380000 Distance 0.999722 AU Rise 07:10 EST Set 18:43 EST Transit Meridian 12:56 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:44 EST Ends 19:09 EST Calculations made for central point in the state. Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddyMap of 24 Hr U.S. Rainfall (7AM - 7AM EST), 7 Day Rainfall Animation
MARCH 6TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1872... A cold wave hit the East coast sending the mercury plunging to 8 degrees below zero at Boston. It was the most severe March cold wave in modern history. (David Ludlum) ...1900... A chinook wind blowing down the slopes of the Rockies through Havre MT raised the temperature 31 degrees in just three minutes. (The Weather Channel) ...1954... Florida received its greatest modern-day snowfall of record, with 4.0 inches at the Milton Experimental Station. Pensacola FL equalled their 24-hour record with 2.1 inches of snow. (The Weather Channel) ...1960... The coldest temperature ever recorded in Kentucky in March: -14 degrees at Bonnieville in Hart County. Also...Louisville's coldest March temperature and latest sub-zero temperature: one degree below zero. Lexington's latest sub-zero temperature (-2) as well. ...1962... The Great Atlantic Coastal Storm of 1962 destroyed over $200 million worth of property from Florida to New England. The storm caused major shoreline erosion from North Carolina to Long Island. A 3 mile long boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland was wiped out. The storm caused greater alteration of the coastline from Cape Hatteras northward than any previous storm, including hurricanes. A new inlet was cut through Hatteras Island and more than 10 miles of outer banks barrier dunes were obliterated. Winds of up to 75 mph raised waves to heights of 40 feet. 42 inches of snow fell at Big Meadows, located in the mountains of Virginia -- a state record. ...1984... Heavy rains soaked Florida for 24 hours with rainfall totals reaching as high as 9 inches at Whigham and 9.55 inches at Marianna. ...1987... At 3:30 PM CST, the temperature at Saint Cloud, Minnesota reached a summer-like 71 degrees, setting a new record temperature for the date. The previous record of 50 degrees, set in 1983, was exceeded by 21 degrees! ...1989... A winter storm in the south central U.S. left parts of Missouri and Arkansas buried under more than a foot of snow. Totals in Missouri ranged up to 16 inches at Lebanon with 14 inches reported at Springfield. Sections of Benton county in Arkansas recorded 14 inches. ...1990... At the University of Denver High Altitude Lab, Mount Evans reported 50 inches of snow in a 24 hour period. Winds gusting up to 40 mph caused whiteout conditions. ...1992... Severe thunderstorms dumped large amounts of hail over sections of Georgia and Florida. Hail accumulated to a depth of 6 inches at Marietta, Georgia. Hail the size of golfballs covered the ground 3 to 4 inches deep uniformly at Longwood and Altamonte Springs, Florida. Hail damage was extensive with broken windows and vehicle and roof damage widespread. Total damage in Florida amounted to 25 million dollars, the most damaging hailstorm in Florida's history (until 25Mar92). ...1996... An early morning strong (F3) tornado killed 4 people and injured 40 on a 19 mile track through Dallas County in Alabama. Damages totaled $8 million. (WSI)