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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 21-Apr-2014 @ 7:38am  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 1.3°F than last hour.

52.7°F

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High Today
53.8°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
51.3°F
5:48 AM
Yest High
61.9°F
5:20 PM
Yest Low
49.8°F
9:54 AM
Rec* High
87.0°F
1980
Rec* Low
18.0°F
1904
Dry Dry

Calm Wind:  SSW
0.0

Gusting to:
0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.08 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
0.0 of 232
Today

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Hi 69 °F
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 36 °F
Tuesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 55 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.3°F since last hour. 52.7°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.3°F since last hour. 1.3°F
High 12:00 AM: 53.8°F
Low 5:48 AM: 51.3°F
Record High: 85.1°F on
18-Jul-2011
Record Low: -42.2°F on
21-Feb-2008
Wetbulb: 52.7°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.08 in
Yesterday: 0.24 in
Last 7 Days: 1.34 in
Apr Rain: 2.62 in
Apr to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Apr to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 2.62 in for the month 2.62 in
Apr Avg: 2.93 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.31 in for the month 0.31 in
Season:1 6.23 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 6.23 in for the year 6.23 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
21-Apr-2014
at 3:16 AM
27 rain days in 2014
9 days in April
0 days since last rain
Current: SSW  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: Calm
Wind Run: 0.00 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0 mph
Today: 0 mph 12:18 AM
Sunlight:
13 hrs 45 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 57.3% 42.7%
Which is
2 min 52 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Morning Crescent, 21 days, 17 hours, 54 minutes in cycle
3%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 100%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 12:00 AM: 100%
Low 12:00 AM: 100%
Record High: 100%
20-Dec-2005
Record Low: 0%
2-Dec-2005
Current: Rising 0.03  inHg/hr 29.925 inHg
Last Hour: Rising
High 12:00 AM: 29.984
Low 6:21 AM: 29.896
Record High: 33.655 inHg
11-Feb-2014
Record Low: 0.000 inHg
0--0
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 3.8
Apr: 501.9
2014 to Date: 5095.1
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: 52.7°F
Low 5:48 AM: 51.3°F
Yesterday: 47.8°F
Record: -72.8°F
30-Dec-2013
Data Not
Available


Data Not Available
Density:
1.234 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Apr-21

5.7
Apr-22

5.6
Apr-23

6.2
Sunrise is at: 6:04 AM
Solar Noon: 12:56
Sunset is at: 7:49 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:10 | 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 21 of just the month of April for this station since 2003.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 21 of April for this station since 2003.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Hi 69 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Areas of dense fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 36 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 55 °F
Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 31 °F
Wednesday

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers
Hi 53 °F
Wednesday
Night

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Lo 38 °F
Thursday

T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
T-Storms

Hi 55 °F
Thursday
Night

Chance T-Storms
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 41 °F
Friday

Chance Showers
Chance
Showers
Hi 51 °F