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Local Weather Radio ♣ Today is Friday, May 22, 2015
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain/Melted Snow Cloud Level
mostly cloudy, Dry
Dry with mostly cloudy skies
53.1°F Warmer 0.7°F than last hour.
Currently 53.1, Max: 61.0, Min: 42.6 Feels like:
Temp rate:
24-hrs ago:
24-hr diff:
6.2°FWarmer 6.2°F than yesterday at this time.
Value Today Yesterday
High: 61.0°F
Low: 42.6°F
NWS High Low
Normal: 59.0°F 42.8°F
Record: 77.0°F 26.6°F
Year: 1976 1967
 Wind from ESE ESE
Gust: 1.0
1 Bft - Light Air
60-Min Avg: 0.8 mph
120-Min Avg: 0.7 mph
Max Gust: 10.0 mph 10:52am
Month: 22.0 mph
May 11
Today: 0.01 in
Rate (/hr): 0.00 in
Storm Rain: 0.09 in
Yesterday: 0.07 in
May: 0.23 in
Last 7 Days: 0.16 in
Rain Season: 34.79 in
Rain Days: 17 in 2015
1 rain day/s in May
Last Rain: 5/22/2015 4:41 AM
Barometer ( inHg) Humidity/Dew Point Moon
Barometer: 29.998 inHg Rising 0.01 °F/hr
1-Hr Trend: Steady
3-Hr Trend: Steady
High: 29.998  | Low:  29.886
Humidity: 87 % Decreased 1% since last hour.
Humidex: 55.1°F
Dew Point: 49.3°F Increased 0.4°F since last hour.
Wetbulb: 51.2°F
Waxing Crescent
Waxing Crescent, Moon at 4 days in cycle
UV Forecast Solar Information
22 May 2015   High   7.5   
23 May 2015   High   7.2   
24 May 2015   High   7.6   
Solar Noon: 11:24PM
Total Sunlight Hrs: 14:32
Sunlight Change: 0:02 Min
Wind Chill Heating Degree Days Sun
Current: 53.1°F
Today: 42.7°F  at 5:18am
Yesterday: 41.3°F
Last Week: 39.3°F
Record: 14.0°F   08-Dec-2013
Today: 16.9
May: 275.1
2015 to Date: 1950.2
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
Daylight: Solar Image
Year High: 98.4°F
Almanac Snow Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Sunrise: 5:44am
Sunset: 8:16pm
Moonrise: 10:06am
Moonset: 11:31pm
Full Moon: 2 June 2015
New Moon: 14:06 UTC 16 June 2015
Easter: 5 April 2015
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May: 0.00 in
Season Total: 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in May
7 snow days in all 2010
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.237 kg/m
Day Time Records
    87.1 F on: Jun 08 2013   23.4F on: Dec 08 2013
Night Time Records
  75.4F on: Oct 09 2003 19.6F on: Dec 08 2013
ICN:3 ISS:Ok CON:4.7 RCP:98%
Chandler Burning Index
Chandler Burning Index: LOW
-1.0 at 12:03 PM

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