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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 02-Sep-2014 @ 1:45pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 2.3°F than last hour.

78.7°F

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High Today
78.7°F
1:40 PM
Low Today
66.1°F
8:38 AM
Yest High
83.4°F
2:53 PM
Yest Low
70.1°F
1:37 AM
Rec* High
98.0°F
2011
Rec* Low
48.0°F
1987
* Records from Weather Underground
Mostly sunny, Stopped raining Mostly sunny, Stopped raining

Wind from W Wind:  W
1.8

Gusting to:
3 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.55 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
3.9 of 100
This
Afternoon

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 82 °F
Tonight

Patchy Fog
Patchy
Fog
Lo 61 °F
Wednesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.9°F since last hour. 68.9°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.9°F since last hour. 0.9°F
High 11:16 AM: 71.7°F
Low 8:27 AM: 64.5°F
Record High: 82.2°F on
19-Jul-2011
Record Low: -26.0°F on
11-Feb-2014
Wetbulb: 72.2°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.55 in
Rate (/hr): 0.01 in
Storm Rain: 0.55 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.74 in
Sep Rain: 0.55 in
Sep to Date
  Avg:10
0.86 in
Sep to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 0.31 in for the month 0.31 in
Sep Avg: 2.84 in
Diff from Avg: Under 2.29 in for the month 2.29 in
Season:1 27.52 in
YTD
  Avg:11
22.09 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 5.43 in for the year 5.43 in
96 rain days in 2014
1 day in September
0 days since last rain
Current: W  1.8 mph
1Hr Average: 4.2 mph
Wind Run: 56.46 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 3 mph mph
Today: 16 mph 8:09 AM
Month: 21 mph 1-Sep
Year: 53 mph 19-Feb
Record Gust: 58 mph
19-Feb-2013
Sunlight:
13 hrs 5 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 54.5% 45.5%
Which is
2 min 37 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
FIRST QUARTER, 8 days, 4 hours, 34 minutes in cycle
54%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 8% since last hour. 72%
Last Hour: Decreased 8% since last hour. 8%
High 8:55 AM: 97%
Low 1:42 PM: 71%
Record High: 99%
30-Jul-2011
Record Low: 8%
9-Jul-2011
Current: Falling 0.004  inHg/hr 29.877 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 10:23 AM: 29.894 in.
Low 3:07 AM: 29.824 in.
Record High: 30.782 inHg
24-Nov-2013
Record Low: 24.229 inHg
9-Jul-2011
Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Heat Index Air
Today: 3.3
Sep: 14.1
2014 to Date: 644.8
Heating Degree Days
2014 to Date: 4460.4
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Sep Snow: No Change 0.00 in
Sep Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 5.90 in
0 snow days in September
0 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
1-Jun-2014
Average 1st Snow:
10 of December
Current: 78.7°F
High 1:40pm: 78.7°F
Yesterday: 88.2°F
Record: 123.8°F
7-Jul-2012
Quality
Index6:

46


Good
Density:
1.168 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
6.4
Sunburn in
18 Minutes
Highest:
1:33 PM
6.8
831 W/m2
81%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
11:13 AM
926  W/m2 Record:1352 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 49.0°F
Sunrise: 6:18 AM
Sunset: 7:23 PM
Moonrise: 2:07 PM
Moonset: 11:16 PM
Full Moon: 9-Sep-2014
New Moon: 06:14 UTC
24-Sep-2014
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.12 in
7-Days Rain: 0.74 in
7-Days ET: 0.98 in
7-Day:  0.236 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.236 in
September:  0.37 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.37 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
104.0°F
19-Jul-2011
-21.1°F
11-Feb-2014
Daytime Records
  96.6°F
21-Jul-2011
  -12.6°F
06-Jan-2014
Nitetime Records
  87.4°F
22-Jul-2011
  -9.8°F
07-Jan-2014
ICN:5 | S3C2:6 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:3.6 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   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 September for this station since 2011.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 2 of September for this station since 2011.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 82 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change.
Tonight

Patchy Fog
Patchy
Fog
Lo 61 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
Wednesday
Night

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 68 °F
Thursday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 90 °F
Thursday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 73 °F
Friday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 86 °F
Friday
Night

Chance T-Storms
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 62 °F
Saturday

Partly Sunny
Partly
Sunny
Hi 73 °F
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