Tippecanoe County, Indiana
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Synopsis...
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
100 PM EST WED MAR 04 2015

CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    20  14  77 W14       30.13R WCI   7          
6HR MIN TEMP:  20; 6HR MAX TEMP:  29;                                

KOKOMO*          N/A    N/A N/A N/A MISG        N/A                   
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    32  25  75 W12       30.03R HAZE    WCI  23  
6HR MIN TEMP:  31; 6HR MAX TEMP:  32;                                

INDIANAPOLIS   CLOUDY    29  22  75 NW15      30.07R WCI  18          
6HR MIN TEMP:  29; 6HR MAX TEMP:  32;                                


Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville


Current NOWCAST not available U.S. Radar, All NWS Radars (In near-real time),LSI Heat Index, Wind Chill Map
FORECAST FOR TIPPECANOE COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed Mar 4 09:45:54 EST 2015

.REST OF TODAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. 
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 6. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO. 
.THURSDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL MIDDAY THEN CLEARING.
HIGHS AROUND 14. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS
7 BELOW TO 3 ABOVE ZERO. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 3 BELOW. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRIDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. 
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. 

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 March 04, 2015 the 63th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -6.160000
Distance 0.999722 AU
Rise 07:13 EST Set 18:41 EST
Transit Meridian 12:56 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:47 EST Ends 19:07 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

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MARCH 4TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1909...
Though fair weather was forecast, President Taft was inaugurated amidst a
furious storm. About ten inches of wet snow disrupted travel and
communications. The storm drew much criticism against the U.S. Weather
Bureau. (David Ludlum)
...1953...
Snow was reported on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. (The Weather Channel)


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