Whitley County, Indiana
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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

600 AM EST SAT DEC 16 2017

GARY*          CLOUDY    37  23  56 SW12G23   29.87S                  
MICHIGAN CITY* CLOUDY    34  27  75 SW13      29.87R WCI  25          
LAPORTE*       CLOUDY    34  26  71 SW13      29.87S WCI  25          
KNOX*          CLOUDY    34  27  75 SW14G21   29.88F WCI  24          
SOUTH BEND     CLOUDY    34  26  72 SW12      29.86F WCI  25          
GOSHEN         CLOUDY    34  24  67 SW13      29.88F WCI  25          
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    33  23  65 S15G23    29.92F WCI  23          
WARSAW*        CLOUDY    34  25  69 SW8       29.89F WCI  27          
AUBURN*        MOCLDY    34  23  64 SW12G17   29.91F WCI  25          
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    33  26  75 SW14      29.93F WCI  23          
PERU/GRISSOM   CLOUDY    34  24  67 SW16      29.93F WCI  24          

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
Sat Dec 16 04:13:54 EST 2017

.THROUGH DAYBREAK...Cloudy. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.TODAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. South winds around
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Chance of rain in the afternoon. Rain likely in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of rain 60 percent. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of drizzle. Near
steady temperature in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of drizzle. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the
mid 40s. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Lows around 30.
Chance of rain and snow 60 percent. 
.FRIDAY...Snow likely. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of snow
60 percent. 

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
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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

Saturday December 16, 2017 the 350th Day of Year

Declination -23.350000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:00 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

Map of 24 Hr U.S. Rainfall (7AM - 7AM EST), 7 Day Rainfall Animation
Yesterday's Highs , Lows .Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

New England experienced one of their coldest days of record. At noon on
that bitterly cold Wednesday the mercury stood at four degrees below at
Boston, 15 degrees below at Norfolk CT, and 17 degrees below at Hanover NH.
The temperature at Boston was 12 degrees below zero by sunset. Gale force
winds accompanied the severe cold, and that night a great New York City
fire destroyed much of the financial district. (David Ludlum)
A bill was introduced in the House of Representatives, 41st Congress, 
calling for the taking [of] meteorological observations at the military 
stations in the interior of the continent, and for giving notice on the 
northern lakes and Atlantic seaboard of the approach and force of storms. 
This would be signed in to law February 9, 1870, by President Grant, 
establishing what would come to be called the National Weather Service. You 
can see the actual bill on-line at: 
An ice jam closed the Ohio River between Warsaw KY and Rising Sun IN. The
thirty foot high ice jam held for 58 days, and backed up the river a
distance of 100 miles. (David Ludlum)
A Pacific storm battered the coast of California with rain and high winds,
and dumped heavy snow on the mountains of California. Winds along the coast
gusted to 70 mph at Point Arguello, and winds in the Tehachapi Mountains of
southern California gusted to 100 mph at Wheeler Ridge. Snowfall totals
ranged up to 24 inches at Mammoth Mountain. Snow fell for two minutes at
Malibu Beach, and Disneyland was closed due to the weather for only the
second time in twenty-four years. A winter storm which began in the
Southern Rockies four days earlier finished its course producing snow and
high winds in New England. Snowfall totals ranged up to 19 inches at
Blanchard ME. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Fairbanks AK reported freezing rain and record warm temperatures. The
afternoon high of 41 degrees was 43 degrees above normal. Snow and high
winds continued to plague the mountains of southern California. Mount
Wilson CA reported two inches of rain in six hours during the early
morning, and a storm total of more than 3.50 inches of rain. (The National
Weather Summary)
Fifty-seven cities from the Southern and Central Plains to the Appalachians
reported record low temperatures for the date, including North Platte NE
with a reading of 17 degrees below zero. Squalls in the Great Lakes Region
produced 18 inches of snow at Syracuse NY, and 30 inches at Carlisle IND.
Low pressure brought heavy snow to northern New England, with 18 inches
reported at Derby VT and Saint Johnsbury VT. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)

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