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A non-profit, privately owned, public donation funded weather website for Plover/Stevens Point. ALL current conditions, temps, dew-points, pressure, snow and rain values, frost-depths, soil-temps, humidity and wind values are recorded and displayed directly from Forest Drive in Plover WI by Timothy A. Bubla, and are updated here every 1-2 minutes. Forecasts and radar images are courtesy of the NWS and are specifically for Portage County.
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 24-Apr-2014 @ 8:13pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 0.4°F than last hour.

40.8°F

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High Today
43.0°F
1:39 PM
Low Today
35.4°F
5:45 AM
Yest High
54.5°F
2:39 PM
Yest Low
27.7°F
4:11 AM
Rec* High
84.0°F
1990
Rec* Low
20.0°F
1956
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Dusk, Moderate rain, Overcast Dusk, Moderate rain, Overcast

Wind from ESE Wind:  ESE
3.1

Gusting to:
3 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.73 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
0.0 of 232
Tonight

Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Showers

Lo 38 °F
Friday

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers
Hi 59 °F
Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 35 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 40.8°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.4°F since last hour. 0.4°F
High 1:39 PM: 43.0°F
Low 4:49 AM: 22.9°F
Record High: 85.1°F on
18-Jul-2011
Record Low: -42.2°F on
21-Feb-2008
Wetbulb: 40.8°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.73 in
Rate (/hr): 0.15 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.05 in
Apr Rain: 3.35 in
Apr to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Apr to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 3.35 in for the month 3.35 in
Apr Avg: 2.93 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.42 in for the month 0.42 in
Season:1 6.96 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 6.96 in for the year 6.96 in
28 rain days in 2014
10 days in April
0 days since last rain
Current: ESE  3.1 mph
1Hr Average: 3.2 mph
Wind Run: 52.53 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 3 mph
Today: 15 mph 3:31 AM
Sunlight:
13 hrs 56 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 58.1% 41.9%
Which is
2 min 48 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Morning Crescent, 25 days, 6 hours, 28 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 100%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 9:38 AM: 100%
Low 12:00 AM: 48%
Record High: 100%
20-Dec-2005
Record Low: 0%
2-Dec-2005
Current: No Change 29.719 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 1:36 AM: 30.103
Low 4:51 PM: 29.719
Record High: 33.655 inHg
11-Feb-2014
Record Low: 0.000 inHg
0--0
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 21.3
Apr: 568.4
2014 to Date: 5161.5
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 0.0
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Apr Snow: Over 3.494 in for the month 4.40 in
Apr Avg: 0.91 in
Diff from Avg: 3.49 in
Season Total:2 67.90 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
4 snow days in April
49 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
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Average 1st Snow:
Current: 39.7°F
Low 7:08 AM: 30.9°F
Yesterday: 26.3°F
Record: -72.8°F
30-Dec-2013
Data Not
Available


Data Not Available
Density:
1.257 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Apr-24

6.1
Apr-25

4.9
Apr-26

5.4
Sunrise is at: 5:57 AM
Solar Noon: 12:56
Sunset is at: 7:53 PM
Soil Conditions8   Station All Time Records Cloud Level
.2 in: 51 °F
.4 in: 50°F
.8 in: 46°F
2.0 in: 39°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:15 | 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.   4 Updated at Noon Central Time.   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 24 of just the month of April for this station since 2003.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 24 of April for this station since 2003.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Friday
Tonight

Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Showers

Lo 38 °F
NWS forecast: Periods of showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 38. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers
Hi 59 °F
NWS forecast: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 35 °F
Saturday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 53 °F
Saturday
Night

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Rain
Lo 33 °F
Sunday

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Rain
Hi 47 °F
Sunday
Night

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Rain
Lo 38 °F
Monday

Rain Likely
Rain
Likely
Hi 50 °F
Monday
Night

Chance Rain
Chance
Rain
Lo 37 °F