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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 02-May-2016 @ 4:10pm  
Temperature Current Conditions12 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: No Change

59.1°F

Cool
24-hr difference: -18.1°FColder 18.1°F than yesterday at this time.
High Today
64.0°F
4:27 AM
Low Today
52.8°F
11:25 AM
Yest High
82.1°F
2:28 PM
Yest Low
60.8°F
5:01 AM
Sta High13
89.7°F
2012
Sta Low13
40.7°F
2014
Rec High14
91.9°F
1952
Rec Low14
39.9°F
1960
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Wind from WNW Wind:  WNW
1.7

Gusting to:
2.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
1.25 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-1.6 of 100
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely

Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely then
Slight Chance
Showers
Tuesday

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Sunny

Hi 68 °F Lo 52 °F Hi 69 °F
SPC Activity Map
Click on map for NOAA SPC details.
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: No Change 57.7°F
Last Hour: No Change 0°F
High 4:27 AM: 63.4°F
Low 11:09 AM: 51.6°F
Record High: 80.6°F on
Jul-11-2011
Record Low: -7.2°F on
Jan-16-2009
Wetbulb: 58.3°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Graph image updates every 5 minutes.
Today: 1.25 in
Storm Rain: 1.24 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.30 in
May Rain: 1.25 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
1.72 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.47 in for the month 0.47 in
May Avg: 6.81 in
Diff from Avg: Under 5.56 in for the month 5.56 in
Season:1 14.96 in
YTD
  Avg:11
18.44 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 3.48 in for the year 3.48 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
May-2-2016
at 1:04 PM
42 rain days in 2016
1 day in May
0 days since last rain
Current: WNW  1.7 mph
1Hr Average: 1.8 mph
Wind Run: 24.73 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 2.0 mph mph
Today: 14.0 mph 1:02 PM
Month: 14.0 mph May-2
Year: 30.0 mph Mar-27
Record Gust: 59.0 mph
May-22-2011
Sunlight:
13 hrs 41 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 57% 43%
Which is
1 min 50 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Morning Crescent, 25 days, 9 hours, 50 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 95%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:52 AM: 98%
Low 8:44 AM: 78%
Record High: 99%
Apr-28-2016
Record Low: 19%
Apr-1-2009
Current: Falling 0.023  inHg/hr 29.925 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 10:43 AM: 30.044 in.
Low 12:49 PM: 29.913 in.
Record High: 30.921 inHg
Jan-3-2008
Record Low: 29.179 inHg
Feb-24-2016
Heating Degree Days Temperature Extremes Wind Chill Air
Today: 2.1
May: 2.1
2016 to Date: 1931.9
Cooling Degree Days
2016 to Date: 36.2
High Sun: 96°F at Mcallen TX
Low Mon: 14°F at Laramie Wy And Elk Mountain Wy And Leadville CO
Station Record High13
89.7°F  (2012)
Station Record Low13
40.7°F  (2014)
Official Record High14
91.9°F  (1952)
Official Record Low14
39.9°F  (1960)
Current: 59.1°F
Low 11:25 AM: 52.8°F
Yesterday: 60.8°F
Record: -4.7°F
Jan-6-2014
Quality
Index6:

31


Good
Density:
1.217 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.5
Sunburn in
224 Minutes
Highest:
1:56 PM
3.3
74 W/m2
12%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
2:09 PM
388  W/m2
Record:
1487 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 49.5°F
Sunrise: 5:58 am
Sunset: 7:39 pm
Moonrise: 3:15 am
Moonset: 3:02 pm
Full Moon: Apr-22-2016
New Moon: 19:30 UTC
May-6-2016
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.03 in
7-Days Rain: 1.30 in
7-Days ET: 0.83 in
7-Day:  0.468 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.468 in
May:  1.13 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 1.13 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
109.0°F
Aug-15-2007
3.0°F
Jan-29-2014
Daytime Records15
  109.0°F
Aug-15-2007
  19.0°F
Jan-06-2014
Nitetime Records16
  105.1°F
Aug-15-2007
  3.0°F
Jan-29-2014
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 2 of just the month of May for this station since 2007.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 2 of May for this station since 2007. 12 Cloud data during daylight hours is calculated from our solar energy data. Cloud data 90 minutes before sunset until after sunrise is data from nearest airport reporting sky conditions, Beech River or McKellar Airport.   13 This Station's Records Since 2007.   14 Records from Weather Underground.   15 Warmest and Coldest days between 6AM and 6PM.   16 Warmest and Coldest nights between 6PM and 6AM.  
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely


Hi 68 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change.
Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely then
Slight Chance
Showers

Lo 52 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.




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