Allen County, Indiana
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A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
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 27 19 74 S9 30.27F WCI 17 VALPARAISO FAIR 24 19 81 S9 30.27F WCI 14 MICHIGAN CITY* CLEAR 27 18 69 SW8 30.27S WCI 18 LAPORTE* CLEAR 25 21 85 SW6 30.27F WCI 18 KNOX* CLEAR 27 10 50 SW10 30.27F WCI 17 SOUTH BEND CLEAR 24 17 74 SW8 30.27F WCI 15 ELKHART* CLEAR 23 16 74 SW8 30.27F WCI 14 GOSHEN CLEAR 22 17 81 SW9 30.27F WCI 12 MONTICELLO* PTCLDY 24 19 80 W8 30.30F WCI 15 LOGANSPORT* PTCLDY 27 21 80 SW9 30.31F WCI 17 ROCHESTER* CLEAR 28 21 74 SW7 30.30S WCI 21 WARSAW* CLEAR 23 18 80 SW3 30.29S ANGOLA* SUNNY 18 14 86 S5 30.26F WCI 11 FORT WAYNE MOSUNNY 22 18 85 S7 30.31S WCI 13 HUNTINGTON* SUNNY 23 15 70 S3 30.31S PERU/GRISSOM PTCLDY 24 18 80 S8 30.30S WCI 14 MARION* MOSUNNY 23 18 83 S8 30.32S WCI 13
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST MONDAY... .TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .TONIGHT...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 2 INCHES. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PERIODS OF SNOW. AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. BREEZY. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 6 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUNDAY NIGHT...COLD. PERIODS OF SNOW. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE. WINDY. LOWS 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH TOWARD DAYBREAK. CHANCE OF SNOW 90 PERCENT. WIND CHILLS 10 BELOW TO ZERO. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. COLDER. HIGHS 10 TO 15. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND CHILLS 10 BELOW TO ZERO IN THE MORNING. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 5 ABOVE. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO 10 ABOVE. HIGHS 15 TO 20. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 5 BELOW. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 15.
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
Saturday January 31, 2015 the 31th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -17.170000 Distance 0.999724 AU Rise 07:54 EST Set 18:04 EST Transit Meridian 12:58 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:26 EST Ends 18:32 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
JANUARY 31ST HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS ...1911... Tamarack CA was without snow the first eight days of the month, but by the end of January had been buried under 390 inches of snow, a record monthly total for the U.S. (The Weather Channel) ...1949... The temperature at San Antonio TX plunged to a record low of one degree below zero. Helena MT reached 42 degrees below zero. (David Ludlum) ...1966... A blizzard struck the northeastern U.S. When the storm came to an end, twenty inches of snow covered the ground at Washington D.C. (David Ludlum) ...1982... A snowstorm struck Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. Twenty-five inches of snow at Greenville IL, located east of Saint Louis, paralyzed the community. The storm left 4000 motorists stranded for two days. (David Ludlum) ...1987... A storm in the Pacific Northwest produced wind gusts to 85 mph in Oregon, and nearly two inches of rain in twelve hours in the Puget Sound area of Washington State. Ten inches of snow at Stampede Pass WA brought their total snow cover to 84 inches. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thirty-one cities in the central and northeastern U.S. reported new record high temperatures for the date, with many occurring during the early morning hours. Temperatures in western New York State reached the 60s early in the day. Strong northerly winds in the north central U.S. produced wind chill readings as cold as 60 degrees below zero in North Dakota. (National Weather Summary) ...1989... The barometric pressure at Norway AK reached 31.85 inches (1078.4 mb) establishing an all-time record for the North American Continent. The temperature at the time of the record was about 46 degrees below zero (The Weather Channel). Severe arctic cold began to invade the north central U.S. The temperature at Great Falls MT plunged 85 degrees in 36 hours. Valentine NE plummeted from a record high of 70 degrees to zero in just nine hours. Northwest winds gusted to 86 mph at Lander WY, and wind chill readings of 80 degrees below zero were reported in Montana. Sixty-four cities in the central U.S. reported record highs for the date as readings reached the 60s in Michigan and the 80s in Kansas. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... High winds in Montana on the 28th, gusting to 77 mph at Judith Gap, were followed by three days of snow. Heavy snow fell over northwest Montana, with up to 24 inches reported in the mountains. An avalanche covered the road near Essex with six feet of snow. Snow and high winds also plagued parts of the southwestern U.S. Winds gusted to 54 mph at Show Low AZ, and Flagstaff AZ was blanketed with eight inches of snow. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...2002... Record heat occurred in Kentucky. At the National Weather Service in Jackson, KY the high temperature reached 78 degrees. This is the record high for this date...and is also the highest temperature ever recorded in January for the Jackson NWS office. At London...the thermometer climbed to 74 degrees, Louisville 66, and Lexington 71. A cold front moved through the state late in the evening through the next day...dropping temperatures to below normal levels. (NWS Jackson, KY & UK Ag. Weather Center)