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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 17-Aug-2018 @ 12:30pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.5°F than last hour.

80.3°F

Heat Index:  82.7°F
Feels like:  83°F
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High Today
81.5°F
11:50 AM
Low Today
63.6°F
6:35 AM
Yest High
83.1°F
11:15 AM
Yest Low
65.8°F
6:30 AM
Sta* High
87.1°F
2016
Sta* Low
60.4°F
2016
* This Station's Records Since 1/2014
Rec* High
93.0°F
2003
Rec* Low
48.0°F
1996
* Records from Weather Underground
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Mainly cloudy, Dry Mainly cloudy, Dry

Calm Wind:  ENE
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
5.5 of 232
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny
Tonight

Tonight: Clear
Clear
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny
Sunny
Hi 85 °F Lo 61 °F Hi 85 °F

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SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.7°F since last hour. 67.0°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.7°F since last hour. 1.7°F
High 10:57 AM: 74.0°F
Low 6:35 AM: 61.5°F
Record High: 82.2°F on
21/7/2016
Record Low: -30.5°F on
11/2/2014
Wetbulb: 71.6°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
Aug Rain: 0.54 in
Aug to Date
  Avg:10
3.16 in
Aug to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Under 2.62 in for the month 2.62 in
Aug Avg: 5.20 in
Diff from Avg: Under 4.66 in for the month 4.66 in
Season:1 16.60 in
YTD
  Avg:11
17.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 0.4 in for the year 0.40 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
11/8/2018
at 4:24 PM
72 rain days in 2018
5 days in August
6 days since last rain
Current: ENE  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: 1.7 mph
Wind Run: 3.66 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph
Today: 12.0 mph 11:55 AM
Month: 26.5 mph 5-Aug
Year: 41.4 mph 12-Jul
Record Gust: 41.4 mph
26/1/2014
Sunlight:
13 hrs 57 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 58.1% 41.9%
Which is
2 min 44 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
Evening Crescent, 6 days, 7 hours, 35 minutes in cycle
43%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 5% since last hour. 64%
Last Hour: Decreased 5% since last hour. 5%
High 1:01 AM: 100%
Low 12:01 PM: 64%
Record High: 100%
8/8/2018
Record Low: 0%
11/6/2016
Current: Falling 0.006  inHg/hr 29.973 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:58 AM: 29.985
Low 2:30 AM: 29.909
Record High: 30.971 inHg
7/1/2015
Record Low: 25.396 inHg
11/6/2016
Cooling Degree Days Lightning Strikes Heat Index Air
Today: 0.8
Aug: 111.9
2018 to Date: 564.3
Heating Degree Days
2018 to Date: 5203.5
Last Min: 0
Last 30 Mins: 1
Last 60 Mins: 1
Last 12 Hrs: 22
Aug: 167250
2018 to Date: 1268085
Last
Strike:
12:15:10
17/08/2018
Current: 82.7°F
High 11:50am: 85.3°F
Yesterday: 89.4°F
Record: 114.8°F
29/6/2018
Quality
Index6:

25


Good
Density:
1.17 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
5.2
Sunburn in
22 Minutes
Highest:
11:58 AM
5.3
346 W/m2
39%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
12:04 PM
947  W/m2
Record:
1380 W/m2
Soil Conditions8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
0.4 in: 200.0 cb | 76°F
1.2 in: 61.0 cb | 75°F
2.4 in: 63.0 cb | 75°F
3.6 in: 1.0 cb | 74°F

Growing conditions
at the depth of:  0.4 in:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.12 in
7-Days Rain: 0.00 in
7-Days ET: 1.12 in
7-Day:  1.118 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.118 in
August:  1.81 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 1.81 in
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HIGHS: LOWS:
96.1°F
28/5/2018
-24.5°F
11/2/2014
Daytime Records
  93.4°F
29/6/2018
  -10.1°F
27/1/2014
Nitetime Records
  83.1°F
30/6/2018
  -17.9°F
03/3/2014
ICN:0 | S3C2:4 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.5 | RCP:98%
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.   4 Updated at Noon Central Time.   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.   7 Leaf Wetness is surface moisture on foliage. 0 being totally dry and 15 being totally saturated.   8 Soil moisture and temperatures are from sensors burried in the ground at the levels specified.   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 17 of just the month of August for this station since 2014.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 17 of August for this station since 2014.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Clear. Warm. High 84°. UV index up to 7. Wind north around 5 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp change.
Tonight

Tonight: Clear
Clear

Lo 61 °F
NWS forecast: Clear, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Clear. Low 62°. Wind north around 2 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny
Sunny
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And T-Storms
Monday

Monday: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Chance Showers And T-Storms then Showers And T-Storms Likely
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And T-Storms Likely then Chance Showers And T-Storms
Tuesday

Tuesday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms
Hi 85 °F Lo 62 °F Hi 83 °F Lo 64 °F Hi 75 °F Lo 57 °F Hi 74 °F
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