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
1000 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          MOSUNNY   46  21  36 W36       29.64S                  
VALPARAISO     SUNNY     46  28  49 W29G38    29.65S                  
MICHIGAN CITY* MOSUNNY   45  23  42 W25G31    29.64S                  
LAPORTE*       SUNNY     47  32  55 W18G36    29.64S                  
KNOX*          SUNNY     46  14  27 W18G28    29.65S                  
SOUTH BEND     MOSUNNY   46  29  51 W16G30    29.63F                  
ELKHART*       SUNNY     46  28  49 W18G30    29.62F                  
GOSHEN         SUNNY     46  32  58 W23G31    29.63F                  
MONTICELLO*    SUNNY     46  35  67 SW17G23   29.70S                  
LOGANSPORT*    SUNNY     46  34  61 SW18      29.71                   
ROCHESTER*     SUNNY     50  36  57 W16G23    29.68S                  
WARSAW*        SUNNY     46  32  57 SW16      29.66S                  
ANGOLA*        SUNNY     45  30  57 W17       29.62R                  
FORT WAYNE     MOSUNNY   48  34  58 W18G28    29.68S                  
HUNTINGTON*    SUNNY     47  30  50 W14G22    29.69S                  
PERU/GRISSOM   SUNNY     47  36  66 SW21      29.69S                  
MARION*        SUNNY     46  34  63 W16G22    29.72S                  

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FORECAST FOR ALLEN COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Tue Apr 21 03:50:41 EDT 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WINDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. 

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

Tuesday April 21, 2015 the 111th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 12.100000
Distance 0.999719 AU
Rise 06:59 EDT Set 20:30 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:43 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:31 EDT Ends 20:57 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 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1958...
Portions of Montana were in the midst of a spring snowburst. Snowfall
amounts ranged up to 55 inches at Red Lodge, 61 inches at Nye Mine, and 72
inches at Mystic Lake. (David Ludlum)
...1967...
Severe thunderstorms spawned 48 tornadoes in the Upper Midwest. Hardest hit
was northern Illinois where sixteen tornadoes touched down during the
afternoon and evening hours causing fifty million dollars damage. On that
Friday afternoon tornadoes struck Belvidere IL, and the Chicago suburb of
Oak Lawn, killing 57 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1980...
The temperature at International Falls MN hit 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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