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Updated: @ 25-Jul-2014 8:50am - next update at 12:30am  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook


Partly cloudy, Humid
Partly cloudy, Humid
Currently 79.8, Max: 79.8, Min: 72.8 79.8°F
Temp @ 2m Warmer 5.1°F than last hour.

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Feels like: 102°F

24-hr difference
3.9°FWarmer 3.9°F than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 79.8°F
8:49am
94.0°F
3:13pm
Low: 72.8°F
6:40am
70.7°F
6:55am
NWS Records: 98.6°F
1951
68.0°F
1929
 Wind from SSW SSW
2.4
Gust:
0
0 Bft - Light Air
Today: 5 8:45am
Gust Month:   32   Jul 14
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Storm Rain: 0.00 in
July: 10.48 in
Season Total:1 48.21 in
14 rain days in July
Tonight

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms
Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 92 % Decreased 3% since last hour.
Dew Point: 77.3°F Increased 4.2°F since last hour.
Barometer: 1017.6 inHg Rising 1.3 °F/hr
Baro Trend: Steady
Sunrise: 6:46am
Sunset: 8:28pm
Moonrise: 5:39am
Moonset: 7:22pm
Waning Crescent
Waning Crescent, Moon at 28 days in cycle
2%
Illuminated
UV Index Solar Radiation
   0.7     Low 
High: 0.7 @ 8:45am
281 W/m2 (56 %)
High: 325@  8:44am
Solar Noon: 1:37pm
Heat Index Cooling Degree Days Sun
Current: 79.8°F
Today: 79.8°F  8:49am
Yesterday: 108.5°F
Last Week: °F
Record: 125.2°F   05-Aug-2011
Today: 3.7
July: 346.8
2014 to Date: 1254.5
Heating Degree Days
2014 to Date: 881.2
Daylight: Possible hours of Daylight 13:42
-00:01:08 Min
Extra Sensors2 Irrigation Index4 Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Soil Temp:
4 inch depth
491°F
2 Ft Temp 491°F
Soil Moisture:3
4 inch depth
18.0cB
Soil Moisture:3
12 inch depth
255.0cB
Leaf Wetness5 0.0
Growing Degree Days
Month to Date: 714.2°F
Growing Degree Days
Year to Date: 3155.4°F
ICN:5 ISS:Station 2 Low CON:4.6 RCP:81%
Updated at Midnight
7-Days Rain: 0.257 in   
7-Days ET: 1.402 in   
7-Day Index: -1.145 in 1.145 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days.
July Index: 6.82 in 6.82 in water in excess of what evaporated this month.
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.169 kg/m3
Cloud Height: 666 ft
HIGHS: LOWS:
101.1°F
15-Jun-2011
-0.0°F
31-Dec-1969
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: LOW
Today:
5.3 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

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 93 °F
NWS forecast: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change. precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Tonight

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms

Lo 72 °F
NWS forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.