Whitley 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 WHITLEY COUNTY: Regional Hourly Observations
500 AM EDT THU MAY 23 2019

NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          RAIN      67  66  96 SW9G21      N/A                   
VALPARAISO     RAIN      66  62  87 SW21G31   29.94R                  
MICHIGAN CITY* LGT RAIN  64  59  82 S14G29    29.93R                  
LAPORTE*       TSTM      65  63  96 SW17G25   29.95R                  
KNOX*          CLOUDY    63  61  94 SE20G26   29.95S                  
SOUTH BEND     RAIN      64  63  96 S17G31    29.93F FOG              
GOSHEN         TSTM      64  63  96 W13G37    29.96R FOG              
MONTICELLO*    LGT RAIN  65  63  91 W10       30.01R                  
LOGANSPORT*    RAIN      64  63  94 W21G31    30.03R                  
WARSAW*          N/A     70  64  83 MISG        N/A                   
AUBURN*        FAIR      68  64  88 SW6       29.95S                  
FORT WAYNE     CLOUDY    71  66  84 S16       29.96R THUNDER          
HUNTINGTON*    FAIR      70  68  92 SW10G17   29.95S                  
PERU/GRISSOM   TSTM      66  66 100 W26G39    30.00R FOG              

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 WHITLEY COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Thu May 23 05:14:02 EDT 2019

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 216 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
.TODAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds
and large hail. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to 20 mph. 
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the north toward daybreak. 
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers through
early afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers through
midnight, then chance of showers and thunderstorms toward
daybreak. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of
measurable precipitation 40 percent. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
25 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. 
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 80s. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. 
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. 

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

Thursday May 23, 2019 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.720000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:30 EDT

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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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

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