Tippecanoe County, Indiana
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WEATHER ROUNDUP FOR TIPPECANOE COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
1100 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

CENTRAL INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LAFAYETTE      CLOUDY    25  18  74 NW7       30.29S WCI  17          
KOKOMO*        CLOUDY    27  18  69 NW7       30.26S WCI  19          
MUNCIE*        CLOUDY    26  19  74 NW9       30.26S WCI  17          
INDIANAPOLIS   FLURRIES  24  18  77 NW7       30.27S WCI  16          

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FORECAST FOR TIPPECANOE COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Wed Dec 17 18:57:52 EST 2014

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. NEARLY STEADY TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER 20S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
AROUND 30. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH UNTIL MIDDAY BECOMING LIGHT. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NEARLY STEADY TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 20S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NEARLY STEADY TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 20S. 
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. NEARLY
STEADY TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 30S. 
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 

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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
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Almanac Information

Wednesday December 17, 2014 the 351th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.380000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:01 EST Set 17:22 EST
Transit Meridian 12:41 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:31 EST Ends 17:52 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

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HISTORICAL WEATHER AND CLIMATE FACTS FOR TODAY

DECEMBER 17TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1884...
A three week blockade of snow began at Portland OR. A record December total
of 34 inches was received. (David Ludlum)
...1924...
A severe icestorm struck central Illinois. It coated the ground with nearly
two inches of glaze at Springfield. The storm caused 21 million dollars
damage along with much hardship. Ice was on the trees until the 4th of
January, and electricity was not restored until January 10th. (David
Ludlum)
...1929...
An icestorm in western New York State resulted in much damage and hardship.
A Buffalo report stated, "one was kept awake by the breaking limbs, which
snapped off with a report much louder than a rifle shot." (17th-18th) (The
Weather Channel)
...1987...
A storm in the southwestern U.S. brought heavy rain and heavy snow to parts
of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico. Charleston NV was
blanketed with 12 inches of snow. Lake Havasu City AZ was drenched with
2.26 inches of rain. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Squalls brought locally heavy snow to the southeastern shores of Lake
Michigan. Totals in Michigan ranged up to 14 inches at Harvey. Totals in
Ohio ranged up to 16 inches at Chardon. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1989...
Twenty-one cities from Kentucky to Pennsylvania reported record low
temperatures for the date, including Columbus OH with a reading of 12
degrees below zero. Heavy snow continued in the Colorado Rockies. Vail
received 65 inches of snow between the 14th and the 18th of December.
Steamboat Springs was buried under 74 inches, and reported a total of 108
inches of snow between the 10th and the 18th of the month. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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