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
800 PM EST SAT JAN 19 2019

NORTHERN INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
GARY*          CLOUDY    28  21  74 N23G39    30.00R WCI  14          
VALPARAISO     CLOUDY    24  15  68 N17G28    29.96R WCI  11          
MICHIGAN CITY* CLOUDY    23  14  68 NE15G24   29.99S WCI  10          
LAPORTE*       FAIR      19  13  77 NE15G24   29.97R WCI   5          
KNOX*          FAIR      19  12  73 N18       29.95S WCI   4          
SOUTH BEND     FAIR      17  10  74 N15G30    29.97R WCI   2          
GOSHEN         FAIR      17  11  77 N21G35    29.93R WCI   0          
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    21  15  77 N15G21    29.90R WCI   8          
LOGANSPORT*    CLOUDY    21  16  79 N18G28    29.88S WCI   6          
ROCHESTER*     CLOUDY    23  14  68 N18G26    29.90S WCI   9          
WARSAW*        MOCLDY    19  12  73 N15G28    29.90S WCI   5          
KENDALLVILLE*  MOCLDY    17   9  71 NE23G33   29.88S WCI   0          
AUBURN*        CLOUDY    19  14  79 N16G29    29.87S WCI   5          
FORT WAYNE     LGT SNOW  22  17  81 N21G35    29.84R BLWGSNOWWCI   6  
HUNTINGTON*    CLOUDY    20  15  78 N17G25    29.85R WCI   6          
PERU/GRISSOM   FLURRIES  21  18  90 N20       29.83S WCI   5          

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FORECAST FOR WHITLEY COUNTY: 7-Day Forecast
Sat Jan 19 19:58:38 EST 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...
.TONIGHT...Cold. Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow through
midnight, then partly cloudy after midnight. Areas of blowing and
drifting snow through the night. Windy. Lows zero to 5 above.
North winds 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph toward
daybreak. Wind chills 4 below to 14 below zero. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs 10 to 15. North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph in the morning. Wind chills 3 below to 13 below zero. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Very cold. Partly cloudy through midnight then
clearing. Lows around 10 below. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wind
chills 10 below to 20 below zero. 
.MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 10.
Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in the
afternoon. Wind chills 10 below to 20 below zero in the morning. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Not as cold. Partly cloudy. Lows zero to 5 above.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chills
10 below to zero. 
.TUESDAY...Not as cold. Snow...possibly mixed with freezing rain
and. Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wind chills 4 below to 6 above zero in the morning. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Not as cold. Rain. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance
of rain 90 percent. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. Highs in the upper 30s. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
snow. Lows around 20. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow.
Lows around 15. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Highs
around 20. Wind chills zero to 10 above zero. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
snow. Lows zero to 5 above. Wind chills 1 below to 11 below zero.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs
15 to 20. Wind chills 1 below to 11 below zero in the morning. 

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

Saturday January 19, 2019 the 19th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -20.170000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 08:02 EST Set 17:50 EST
Transit Meridian 12:55 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:34 EST Ends 18:18 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

JANUARY 19TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1810...
The famous "cold day" in New England. Gale force winds wrecked homes, and
accompanied a sudden overnight drop in temperature of 50 degrees. Tradgedy
struck Sanbornton NH where three chidren froze to death. (David Ludlum)
...1933...
Giant Forest CA received 60 inches of snow in just 24 hours, a state
record, and the second highest 24 hour total of record for the U.S. (David
Ludlum)
...1977...
Snowflakes were observed at Homestead and Miami Beach in extreme southern
Florida. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
A storm tracking toward the northeastern U.S. produced up to 14 inches of
snow in northern Indiana. Peru IN reported a foot of snow. Six cities in
Florida reported new record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 88 degrees at Miami equalled their record for the month of January.
(National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A powerful storm hit the central U.S. producing blizzard conditions in the
Central High Plains, and severe thunderstorms in the Lower Mississippi
Valley. Snowfall totals ranged up to 36 inches at Wolf Creek Pass CO, with
31 inches at Elsmere NE. Tornadoes claimed five lives in Tennessee, and a
tornado at Cullman AL injured 35 persons. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
The high temperature for the day at Fairbanks AK was a frigid 41 degrees
below zero, and the morning low of 24 degrees below zero at Anchorage AK
was their coldest reading in fourteen years. (National Weather Summary)
...1990...
Thunderstorms produced large hail and damaging winds in eastern Texas and
Louisiana. Tornadoes at Garland TX and Apple Springs TX each injured one
person. Heavy snow spread from the Southern and Central Rockies into the
Great Plains. Storm totals in New Mexico reached 36 inches at Gascon.
Totals in the Central Plains ranged up to 15 inches near McCook NE and
Garden City KS. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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