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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Sep-2014 @ 4:56am  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 0.4°F than last hour.

63.9°F

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High Today
64.2°F
3:45 AM
Low Today
62.4°F
1:05 AM
Yest High
73.8°F
1:32 PM
Yest Low
48.6°F
5:42 AM
Rec* High
89.0°F
1908
Rec* Low
27.0°F
1897
overcast -  light rain overcast - light rain

Wind from SSW Wind:  SSW
10.3

Gusting to:
10 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.12 in
Today

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Hi 74 °F
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Lo 52 °F
Sunday

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Showers
Hi 62 °F
Current Sky Cam image (click to enlarge) Click Sky Cam image to view Time Lapse AVI File
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 63.9°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 0.4°F
High 3:45 AM: 64.2°F
Low 12:04 AM: 53.9°F
Record High: 85.1°F on
18-Jul-2011
Record Low: -42.2°F on
21-Feb-2008
Wetbulb: 63.9°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.12 in
Rate (/hr): 0.08 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.22 in
Sep Rain: 2.08 in
Sep to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Sep to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 2.08 in for the month 2.08 in
Sep Avg: 3.79 in
Diff from Avg: Under 1.71 in for the month 1.71 in
Season:1 35.46 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 35.46 in for the year 35.46 in
82 rain days in 2014
6 days in September
0 days since last rain
Current: SSW  10.3 mph
1Hr Average: 9.5 mph
Wind Run: 50.61 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 10 mph mph
Today: 25 mph 2:46 AM
Sunlight:
12 hrs 19 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 51.3% 48.7%
Which is
3 min 04 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
Morning Crescent, 25 days, 19 hours, 43 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 100%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:04 AM: 100%
Low 12:00 AM: 70%
Record High: 100%
20-Dec-2005
Record Low: 0%
2-Dec-2005
Current: No Change 29.748 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:00 AM: 29.778 in.
Low 1:27 AM: 29.748 in.
Record High: 33.655 inHg
11-Feb-2014
Record Low: 0.000 inHg
0--0
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 0.3
Sep: 140.8
2014 to Date: 5721.5
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 383.4
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: 0.00 in
0 snow days in September
0 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
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Average 1st Snow:
Current: 63.1°F
Low 1:05 AM: 62.4°F
Yesterday: 46.5°F
Record: -72.8°F
30-Dec-2013
Data Not
Available


Data Not Available
Density:
1.197 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Sep-20

4.7
Sep-21

4.3
Sep-22

5.2
Sunrise is at: 6:42 AM
Solar Noon: 12:51
Sunset is at: 7:01 PM
Soil Conditions8   Station All Time Records Cloud Level
.2 in: 57 °F
.4 in: 59°F
.8 in: 60°F
2.0 in: 57°F

Growing conditions
at the depth of:  .2 in:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
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HIGHS: LOWS:
102.4°F
5-Jul-2012
-30.5°F
16-Jan-2009
Daytime Records
  98.1°F
04-Jul-2012
  -19.3°F
06-Jan-2014
Nitetime Records
  82.4°F
21-Jul-2011
  -18.4°F
07-Jan-2014
ICN:4 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok |
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.   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.   10 Historical average only to day 20 of just the month of September for this station since 2002.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 20 of September for this station since 2002.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Hi 74 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Lo 52 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light west wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Sunday

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Showers
Hi 62 °F
Sunday
Night

Patchy Fog
Patchy
Fog
Lo 41 °F
Monday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 66 °F
Monday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 46 °F
Tuesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 71 °F
Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 49 °F
Wednesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 69 °F