Whitley County, Indiana
Weather and Climate Synopsis
[National] [International] [Learning] [EWOCK] [Reg Clim Ctrs]
|(Click image to zoom) or Click Here|
A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.
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
NORTHERN INDIANA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS GARY* CLEAR 32 30 93 NE5 30.34R WCI 27 VALPARAISO CLEAR 31 23 72 N5 30.31S WCI 26 MICHIGAN CITY* CLEAR 30 27 86 CALM 30.32F LAPORTE* CLEAR 31 24 75 NE6 30.32S WCI 25 KNOX* CLEAR 32 23 69 NE7 30.32R WCI 26 SOUTH BEND CLEAR 31 19 61 N3 30.32S GOSHEN CLEAR 31 19 61 N9 30.30R WCI 23 MONTICELLO* PTCLDY 40 22 47 NE6 30.29R LOGANSPORT* CLEAR 36 23 60 CALM 30.30S ROCHESTER* CLEAR 36 19 51 N5 30.30S PLYMOUTH* CLEAR 34 19 55 CALM 30.30S WARSAW* CLEAR 34 18 51 N7 30.29S WCI 28 AUBURN* CLEAR 32 18 55 NW5 30.28S WCI 27 FORT WAYNE CLEAR 36 17 46 NW7 30.28R HUNTINGTON* CLEAR 36 16 45 NW3 30.29R PERU/GRISSOM CLEAR 39 22 50 N7 30.28R
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, Rh, Wind, Regional Obs., Station Model, Surface 4-Panel
Meteograms : South Bend , Fort Wayne , Lafayette , Indianapolis , Evansville
.TONIGHT...Clear. Lows around 20. North winds around 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Not as cold. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Not as cool. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear through midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. .WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s. .FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 50. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers...possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.
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
Saturday March 06, 2021 the 65th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -5.170000 Distance 0.999722 AU Rise 07:09 EST Set 18:43 EST Transit Meridian 12:56 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:43 EST Ends 19:09 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
MARCH 6TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1872... A cold wave hit the East coast sending the mercury plunging to 8 degrees below zero at Boston. It was the most severe March cold wave in modern history. (David Ludlum) ...1900... A chinook wind blowing down the slopes of the Rockies through Havre MT raised the temperature 31 degrees in just three minutes. (The Weather Channel) ...1954... Florida received its greatest modern-day snowfall of record, with 4.0 inches at the Milton Experimental Station. Pensacola FL equalled their 24-hour record with 2.1 inches of snow. (The Weather Channel) ...1960... The coldest temperature ever recorded in Kentucky in March: -14 degrees at Bonnieville in Hart County. Also...Louisville's coldest March temperature and latest sub-zero temperature: one degree below zero. Lexington's latest sub-zero temperature (-2) as well. ...1962... The Great Atlantic Coastal Storm of 1962 destroyed over $200 million worth of property from Florida to New England. The storm caused major shoreline erosion from North Carolina to Long Island. A 3 mile long boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland was wiped out. The storm caused greater alteration of the coastline from Cape Hatteras northward than any previous storm, including hurricanes. A new inlet was cut through Hatteras Island and more than 10 miles of outer banks barrier dunes were obliterated. Winds of up to 75 mph raised waves to heights of 40 feet. 42 inches of snow fell at Big Meadows, located in the mountains of Virginia -- a state record. ...1984... Heavy rains soaked Florida for 24 hours with rainfall totals reaching as high as 9 inches at Whigham and 9.55 inches at Marianna. ...1987... At 3:30 PM CST, the temperature at Saint Cloud, Minnesota reached a summer-like 71 degrees, setting a new record temperature for the date. The previous record of 50 degrees, set in 1983, was exceeded by 21 degrees! ...1989... A winter storm in the south central U.S. left parts of Missouri and Arkansas buried under more than a foot of snow. Totals in Missouri ranged up to 16 inches at Lebanon with 14 inches reported at Springfield. Sections of Benton county in Arkansas recorded 14 inches. ...1990... At the University of Denver High Altitude Lab, Mount Evans reported 50 inches of snow in a 24 hour period. Winds gusting up to 40 mph caused whiteout conditions. ...1992... Severe thunderstorms dumped large amounts of hail over sections of Georgia and Florida. Hail accumulated to a depth of 6 inches at Marietta, Georgia. Hail the size of golfballs covered the ground 3 to 4 inches deep uniformly at Longwood and Altamonte Springs, Florida. Hail damage was extensive with broken windows and vehicle and roof damage widespread. Total damage in Florida amounted to 25 million dollars, the most damaging hailstorm in Florida's history (until 25Mar92). ...1996... An early morning strong (F3) tornado killed 4 people and injured 40 on a 19 mile track through Dallas County in Alabama. Damages totaled $8 million. (WSI)