Tippecanoe 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 TIPPECANOE COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
300 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      SUNNY     36  19  50 S12       30.19F                  
KOKOMO*        SUNNY     30  19  64 S15       30.21F WCI  19          
MUNCIE*        SUNNY     30  16  56 S10       30.23F WCI  21          
INDIANAPOLIS   PTSUNNY   33  15  47 SE16      30.20F WCI  23          

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
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FORECAST FOR TIPPECANOE COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed Jan 28 14:32:38 EST 2015

.TONIGHT...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. TEMPERATURE STEADY OR SLOWLY RISING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...BREEZY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
MIDDAY...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. TEMPERATURE STEADY OR
SLOWLY FALLING IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS
AROUND 18. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 12. WEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COLD. CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. 
.SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 12. 
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND
18. LOWS AROUND 4. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
20S. LOWS AROUND 18. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS AROUND 30. 

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

Wednesday January 28, 2015 the 28th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -18.000000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:56 EST Set 18:00 EST
Transit Meridian 12:58 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:28 EST Ends 18:28 EST

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

JANUARY 28TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1922...
The "Knickerbocker" storm immobilized the city of Washington D.C. The storm
produced 28 inches of snow in 32 hours, and the heavy snow caused the roof
of the Knickerbocker movie theatre to collapse killing 96 persons. (David
Ludlum)
...1963...
The low of -34 degrees at Cynthiana KY equalled the state record
established just four days earlier at Bonnieville. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm moving out of the Central Rockies into the Northern Plains Region
produced up to a foot of snow in the Colorado Rockies, and wind gusts to 99
mph at Boulder CO. High winds in Colorado caused 5.6 million dollars
damage. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Barometric pressure readings of 30.55 inches at Miami FL, 30.66 inches at
Tampa FL, and 30.72 inches at Apalachicola FL were all-time record high
readings for those locations. (National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Nome AK reported an all-time record low reading of 54 degrees below zero,
and the temperature at Fairwell AK dipped to 69 degrees below zero.
Deadhorse AK reported a morning low of 49 degrees below zero, and with a
wind chill reading of 114 degrees below zero. In the Lower Forty-eight
States, a winter storm over Colorado produced up to 15 inches of snow
around Denver. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1990...
Strong and gusty winds prevailed across the northwestern U.S., and heavy
snow continued over the mountains of Washington State and Oregon. In Idaho,
Mullan received seven inches of snow, and winds gusted to 65 mph southeast
of Burley. Heavy rain soaked coastal sections of western Oregon. Rainfall
totals of 1.20 inches at Portland and 1.57 inches at Eugene were records
for the date. Winds in Oregon gusting to 60 mph downed power lines in
Umatilla County knocking out power to more than 13,000 homes, just prior to
the kick-off of the "Super Bowl" game. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)

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