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Updated: @ 29-Aug-2016 8:45am - next update at 12:00am  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook


Mainly cloudy, Humid
Mainly cloudy, Humid
Currently 77.9, Max: 78.4, Min: 74.7 77.9°F
Temp @ 2m Warmer 2.7°F than last hour.

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Feels like: 98°F

24-hr difference
-0.3°FColder 0.3°F than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 78.4°F
12:00am
96.3°F
1:55pm
Low: 74.7°F
7:14am
75.0°F
4:45am
NWS Records: 99.0°F
1954
62.0°F
1984
 Wind from NE NE
6.3
Gust:
9.0
2 Bft - Light Breeze
Today: 13.0 8:34am
Gust Month:   31.1   Aug 14
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.000 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Storm Rain: 0.00 in
August: 6.31 in
Season Total:1 34.97 in
15 rain days in August
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Chance
Showers

Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 91 %  
Dew Point: 75.1°F Increased 2.8°F since last hour.
Barometer: 1014.8 inHg  
Baro Trend: Steady
Sunrise: 7:06am
Sunset: 7:55pm
Moonrise: 4:24am
Moonset: 6:03pm
Waning Crescent
Waning Crescent, Moon at 26 days in cycle
9%
Illuminated
UV Index Solar Radiation
   0.0    None
High: 0.0 @ 12:00am
28 W/m2 (10 %)
High: 32@  7:46am
Solar Noon: 1:31pm
Heat Index Cooling Degree Days Sun
Current: 77.9°F
Today: 78.4°F  12:00am
Yesterday: 115.2°F
Last Week: °F
Record: 127.8°F   29-Jul-2015
Today: 4.2
August: 438.8
2016 to Date: 2086.2
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 710.9
Daylight: Possible hours of Daylight 12:49
-00:01:09 Min
Extra Sensors2 Irrigation Index4 Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Soil Temp:
4 inch depth
87°F
2 Ft Temp 85°F
Soil Moisture:3
4 inch depth
68.0cB
Soil Moisture:3
12 inch depth
41.0cB
Leaf Wetness5 10.0
Growing Degree Days
Month to Date: 856.7°F
Growing Degree Days
Year to Date: 5115.1°F
ICN:18 ISS:Station 2 Low CON:4.6 RCP:92%
Updated at Midnight
7-Days Rain: 0.012 in   
7-Days ET: 1.559 in   
7-Day Index: -1.547 in 1.547 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days.
August Index: 2.49 in 2.49 in water in excess of what evaporated this month.
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.171 kg/m3
Cloud Height: 736 ft
HIGHS: LOWS:
105.4°F
16-Jun-2015
-0.0°F
01-Jan-1970
Record Day(6am-6pm)
    100.2 F on: Jun 15 2011   32.7F on: Jun 13 00
Record Nite(6pm-6am)
  87.6F on: Jul 20 2007 23.7F on: Jul 10 00
Current Fire Weather Index
Fire Weather Index: MODERATE
Today:
14.3 of 31
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 refresh for latest readings    5 O = dry, 15 = wet
3 centibars (cB) is an indicator of soil tension. Used for judging water availabilty for plants to extract water from the soil.
[O-10 = Saturated Soil  10-20 = Adequately wet(Field Capacity)soil  30-60 = Irrigate or water  60-100 = Water all soil types]
4 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week.
(Negative: water needed,   Positive: water is present.)
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Today's and Tonight's Outlook
Today

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Chance
Showers

Hi 91 °F
NWS forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Chance
Showers


Lo 75 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.