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Updated: 29-Aug-2016 @ 8:05pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 5.1°F than last hour.

69.2°F

Feels like:  76°F
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High Today
80.1°F
3:51 PM
Low Today
51.3°F
4:52 AM
Yest High
68.6°F
3:37 PM
Yest Low
54.5°F
7:09 AM
Sta* High
72.4°F
2013
Sta* Low
49.0°F
2010
* This Station's Records Since 11/2008
Station Record High
Clear Clear

Wind from WSW Wind:  WSW
3.3

Gusting to:
3.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
Current CBI
Fire Danger:
8.3 of 100
Tonight

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Increasing
Clouds

Lo 56 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Partly Sunny

Hi 72 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Slight Chance
Rain

Lo 56 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.5°F since last hour. 55.6°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.5°F since last hour. 0.5°F
High 2:59 PM: 56.4°F
Low 4:52 AM: 47.5°F
Record High: 71.4°F on
Jul-29-2009
Record Low: -0.4°F on
Dec-7-2009
Wetbulb: 61.4°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Aug Rain: 0.78 in
Aug to Date
  Avg:10
0.94 in
Aug to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.16 in for the month 0.16 in
Aug Avg: 1.19 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.41 in for the month 0.41 in
Season:1 22.30 in
YTD
  Avg:11
24.26 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 1.96 in for the year 1.96 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Aug-8-2016
at 2:14 PM
103 rain days in 2016
3 days in August
20 days since last rain
Current: WSW  3.3 mph
1Hr Average: 1.0 mph
Wind Run: 16.45 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 3.0 mph mph
Today: 13.0 mph 5:17 PM
Month: 26.0 mph Aug-27
Year: 35.0 mph Mar-1
Record Gust: 56.0 mph
Feb-7-2011
Sunlight:
13 hrs 28 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 56.1% 43.9%
Which is
2 min 56 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
NEW MOON, 27 days, 6 hours, 22 minutes in cycle
0%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 11% since last hour. 62%
Last Hour: Increased 11% since last hour. 11%
High 5:41 AM: 88%
Low 3:30 PM: 41%
Record High: 100%
Aug-13-2009
Record Low: 7%
May-9-2010
Current: Rising 0.015  inHg/hr 29.955 inHg
Last Hour: Rising slowly
High 8:21 AM: 30.057 in.
Low 5:28 PM: 29.936 in.
Record High: 30.832 inHg
Dec-30-2014
Record Low: 29.751 inHg
Aug-27-2016
Cooling Degree Days Tide Heat Index Air
Today: 0.0
Aug: 67.3
2016 to Date: 131.4
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 2685.0

0 minutes to tide at
04:00 PM PST


Current: 75.8°F
High 3:51pm: 80.2°F
Yesterday: 68.6°F
Record: 106.7°F
Jul-29-2009
Quality
Index6:

71


Moderate
Density:
1.196 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   5.5 @ 1:25 PM
Aug-30

5.4
Aug-31

5.4
Sep-01

5.2
High Today:  
765 W/m2 @ 1:40 PM
Sun Hours Today:
03:02
   This Month: 92:17 Hrs
Rise: 6:27 am  Set: 7:55 pm
Almanac Snow3 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Evening
YTD Avg Temp: 54.4°F
Sunrise: 6:27 am
Sunset: 7:55 pm
Moonrise: 4:39 am
Moonset: 6:21 pm
Full Moon: -August-2016
New Moon: 09:04 UTC
-September-2016
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Aug Snow: No Change 0.00 in
Aug Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow day in August
1 snow day this season.2
HIGHS: LOWS:
102.7°F
Jul-29-2009
17.6°F
Dec-9-2009
Daytime Records
  89.1°F
Jul-29-2009
  19.8°F
Nov-27-2010
Nitetime Records
  79.2°F
Jul-30-2009
  19.8°F
Nov-28-2010
ICN:1 | S3C2:2 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   10 Historical average only to day 29 of just the month of August for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 29 of August for this station since 2008.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Tuesday
Tonight

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Increasing
Clouds

Lo 56 °F
NWS forecast: Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Partly Sunny

Hi 72 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Slight Chance
Rain

Lo 56 °F
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of rain before 11am, then showers likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely

Hi 68 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Chance
Showers

Lo 56 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely

Hi 67 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Chance
Showers

Lo 55 °F
Friday

Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Chance
Showers

Hi 67 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Chance
Showers

Lo 53 °F
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Today in Weather History:
August 29, 2005
Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Plaquemines Parish in southeastern Louisiana early on the 29th with maximum sustained winds near 125 mph, a strong category-three, and the third most-intense landfalling hurricane in U.S. history. The center of the hurricane passed just east of New Orleans, where winds gusted over 100 mph. Widespread devastation and unprecedented flooding occurred, submerging at least 80 percent of the city as levees failed. Farther east, powerful winds and a devastating storm surge of 20-30 feet raked the Mississippi coastline, including Gulfport and Biloxi, where Gulf of Mexico floodwaters spread several miles inland. Rainfall amounts of 8-10 inches were common along and to the east of the storm's path. Katrina weakened to a tropical storm as it tracked northward through Mississippi and gradually lost its identity as it moved into the Tennessee Valley on the 30th, dum

August 29, 1989
Evening thunderstorms produced destructive lightning in West Virginia. The lightning caused widepsread damage, particularily in Doddridge County. Numerous trees were downed closing many roads. Fire companies had a difficult time tending to the many homes and trailers on fire. Anchorage AK reported a record 9.60 inches of rain for the month of August. The average annual precipitation for Anchorage is just slighty more than fifteen inches. Three day rainfall totals in northwest Missouri ranged up to 8.20 inches at Maryville. (The National Weather Summary)

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