Decatur 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
CENTRAL INDIANA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ANDERSON CLOUDY 17 8 66 NE3 30.50S FRANKFORT + CLOUDY 18 5 57 E8 30.49F WCI 7 GREENWOOD *+ CLOUDY 21 7 55 NE7 30.50S WCI 13 INDIANAPOLIS CLOUDY 20 4 50 E9 30.49F WCI 9 -EAGLE CREEK CLOUDY 20 5 52 NE5 30.49S WCI 13 KOKOMO + CLOUDY 18 8 65 NE8 30.51F WCI 8 MT COMFORT *+ CLOUDY 14 7 73 NE6 30.49F WCI 5 SHELBYVILLE CLOUDY 20 8 60 NE6 30.49S WCI 12 ZIONSVILLE + CLOUDY 18 6 58 E5 30.49F WCI 11
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville
.REST OF TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 13. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 12. East winds around 5 mph shifting to the south toward daybreak. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 20. West winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower 30s. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 19. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 40. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow showers, possibly mixed with rain showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower 30s. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 12. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s.
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: Below Below Above Normal Normal Normal Precipitation: Below 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 January 21, 2022 the 21th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.660000 Distance 0.999725 AU Rise 08:01 EST Set 17:52 EST Transit Meridian 12:56 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:33 EST Ends 18:21 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 21ST HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS ...1863... A severe coastal storm dropped heavy rain on the Fredericksburg area of Virginia. It disrupted a Union Army offensive in an ill famed "mud march". (David Ludlum) ...1982... The second of two major snowstorms to hit southern Minnesota came to an end. Minneapolis received 20 inches of snow in 24 hours to break the previous record of 17 inches in 24 hours established just a few days earlier. A record 38 inches of snow covered the ground following the two storms, with drifts ten feet high. (David Ludlum) ...1985... Three days of snow squalls at Buffalo NY finally came to an end. The squalls, induced by relatively warm water in Lake Erie, produced 34 inches of snow at the International Airport, with up to 47 inches reported in the suburbs of Buffalo. The New York "blizzard of 85" left many counties disaster areas. (19th-21st) (Weather Channel) (Storm Data) President Reagan was sworn in for a second term in the coldest Inauguration Ceremony of record. Cold and wind resulted in wind chill readings as much as 30 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1987... Low pressure over Minnesota produced high winds in the Northern Plains Region. Winds gusted to 66 mph at Rapid City SD, and reached 70 mph at Belle Fourche SD. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... High pressure over northern Nevada and low pressure off the coast of southern California combined to produce high winds in the southwestern U.S. Wind gusts in the San Francisco area reached 70 mph at Fremont. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Cold and snow prevailed in the northeastern U.S. Up to 13 inches of snow was reported between Woodford and Searsburg in Vermont. Montpelier VT reported a wind chill reading of 42 degrees below zero. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... Unseasonably warm weather prevailed across the state of Florida. Eight cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including West Palm Beach with a reading of 86 degrees. Rain in southern New England changed to freezing rain, then to sleet, and then to heavy snow during the late morning. Most of Massachusetts was blanketed with 6 to 10 inches of snow. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)