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May 6, 10 PM Weather Forecast Update: Dogwood & Black Locust Winter

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Posted: May 6, 2021 9:49 PM
Updated: May 6, 2021 9:50 PM

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Is patchy frost in early May normal?  We usually get a Dogwood Winter (last freeze) & a Black Locust Winter (last frost) & a Blackberry Winter (last lows deep into 40s) in our viewing area.

Our last normal last 36-degree reading:

Monticello - May 7

Logansport - May 7

Fowler - May 4

Peru - May 5

Kokomo - May 5

Frankfort - May 1

Lafayette - May 4

Attica - May 2

Covington - May 2

Crawfordsville - May 2

Rensselaer - May 2

Winamac - May 4

Rochester - May 5

So..............

1.  Patchy fog later tonight with some patches of frost, mainly northeast of a Demotte to Galveston to Amboy line.  Lows 35-41.

35-36:  Kentland, Morocco, Demotte, Winamac, Rochester, Lucerne, Peru, Logansport, Deer Creek, Flora

37-38:  Kokomo, Forest, Frankfort, Delphi,  Monticello, Fowler, Boswell, Otterbein, Battle Ground, Pine Village, Crawfordsville, Newtown

39-41:  Lafayette, Attica, Covington

2.  Mostly clear early, then clouding up Friday with a few showers/t'showers bubbling up.  Windy.  Highs 60-67 (66 Greater Lafayette).

3.  Tomorrow night becoming clear with some patchy fog & patchy frost.  Lows 32-38, coldest Rensselaer to Logansport to Peru.

32-34:  Kentland, Morocco, Demotte, Winamac, Rochester, Lucerne, Peru, Logansport, Deer Creek, Flora, Kokomo

35-37:  Rest of the area except Covington (39).

4.  Increasing clouds Saturday with highs 61-66 (65 Greater Lafayette) with east-northeast breeze.

5.  Rain with some thunder Saturday late evening-night to Sunday (heaviest AM to midday).  Windy.  Highs 55-63 (59 Greater Lafayette).  Locally-heavy rainfall totals of +1.5" in some places.

6.  Monday will have sunshine & 60-65 (63 Greater Lafayette).

7.  Patchy frost is possible Monday night with 34-40.

34-36: Kentland, Morocco, Demotte, Winamac, Rochester, Lucerne, Peru, Logansport, Deer Creek, Flora, Kokomo

37-40: Rest of the area except Covington (40)

8.  Tuesday will feature sunshine with 62-67 (65 Greater Lafayette)

9.  Wednesday looks mostly cloudy with showers & isolated storms with 62-70, then 44-48 Wednesday night.

10.  Thursday may feature a couple morning showers, followed by sun & highs 62-67 (66 Greater Lafayette).

11.  Thursday night looks mostly clear with 38-45.

12.  Friday looks partly cloudy & warmer with wind turn to the south with 71-77 & 50s Friday night.

West Lafayette
Clear
85° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 83°
Kokomo
Partly Cloudy
82° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 81°
Rensselaer
Clear
75° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 75°
Fowler
Clear
85° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 83°
Williamsport
Clear
82° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 81°
Crawfordsville
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 79°
Frankfort
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 79°
Delphi
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 79°
Monticello
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 79°
Logansport
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 79°
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