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Conditions: Fair
Temp: 41°
Wind: Northeast 4
Pressure: 0
Dewpoint: 34°
Relative Humidity: 76
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The sky will remain mostly clear tonight. Low near 39*, with a light wind. Easter will be sunny and mild. High near 74*, with a south wind at 5-15 mph.

A cold front will move through Sunday night, and will bring some scattered showers to the area. Cooler air will arrive for Monday, with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. The weather remains dry Monday and Tuesday, but rain chances return Wednesday through Friday. Highs will be in the 50s and 60s, but by Friday, temperatures will fall into the 40s.

Happy Easter!
-Meteorologist Aaron White


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February 10, 2013

Temperature

  Observed Time Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
High 31° 147 AM 45° 1924 22°
Low 25° 1159 PM -29° 1899 22° -8°
Average 28°       13° 15° -1°

Precipitation

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Precipitation 0.89 0.34 2009 0.02 0.87 0.00
Month to Date 1.02 0.17     0.85 0.01
SINCE DEC 1 2.36 1.70     0.66 0.95
Since Jan. 1 1.99 0.87     1.12 0.59

Snow

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Snowfall 9.3 3.1 1953 0.2 9.1
Month to Date 11.8     2.3 9.5
SINCE DEC 1 26.1     4.7 1.4
SINCE JUL 1 34.5     3.3 1.2
Snow Depth          

Degree Days Heating

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Heating 37 52 -15 66
Month to Date 522 535 -13 445
SINCE DEC 1 3746 3841 -95 3068
SINCE JUL 1 5655 5803 -148 4614

Degree Days Cooling

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Cooling 0 0 0 0
Month to Date 0 0 0 0
SINCE DEC 1 0 0 0 0
SINCE JAN 1 0 0 0 0

Wind

  Observed
Highest Speed 3
Highest Direction 3
Highest Gust Speed 3
Highest Guest Direction 3

Relative Humidity

  Observed Time
Highest 3 3
Lowest 3 3
Average 3  

Forecast

Skycover POSSIBLE SUNSHINE: MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER: 1.0
Conditions HEAVY SNOW
SNOW
LIGHT SNOW
FOG
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
HAZE

Climate Normals for Today

  Average Record Year
Temperature High 23° 55° 2002
Temperature Low -35° 1899
   
February 11 2013
Sunrise 737 AM CST
Sunset 546 PM CST
February 12 2013
Sunrise 736 AM CST
Sunset 548 PM CST

Source: National Weather Service Climate Report

Wind
(mph)
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
0 35° 30° 25° 20° 15° 10° -5° -10° -15° -20° -25° -30° -35° -40° -45°
5 31 25 9 13 7 -1 -5 -11 -16 -22 -28 -34 -40 -46 -52 -57 -72
10 27 21 15 9 3 -4 -10 -16 -22 -28 -35 -41 -47 -53 -59 -66 -77
15 25 19 13 6 0 -7 -13 -19 -26 -35 -39 -45 -51 -58 -64 -71 -81
20 24 17 11 4 -2 -9 -15 -22 -29 -35 -37 -44 -55 -61 -68 -74 -84
25 23 16 9 3 -4 -11 -17 -24 -31 -37 -44 -51 -58 -64 -71 -78 -87
30 22 15 8 1 -5 -12 -19 -26 -33 -39 -46 -53 -60 -67 -73 -80 -89
35 21 14 7 0 -7 -14 -21 -28 -34 -41 -48 -55 -62 -69 -76 -82 -91
40 20 13 6 -1 -8 -15 -22 -29 -36 -43 -50 -57 -64 -71 -78 -84 -93
45 19 12 5 -2 -9 -16 -23 -30 -37 -44 -51 -58 -65 -72 -79 -86 -93
50 19 12 4 -3 -10 -17 -24 -31 -38 -45 -52 -60 -67 -74 -81 -89 -95
55 18 11 4 -3 -11 -18 -25 -32 -39 -46 -54 -61 -68 -75 -82 -89 -97
60 17 10 3 -4 -11 -19 -26 -33 -40 -48 -55 -62 -69 -76 -84 -91 -98

     Increasing Danger (Frostbite in 30 min.)
     Heightened Danger (Frostbite in 10 min.)
     Great Danger (Frostbite in 5 min.)

Differences Between the new and old systems

  • Wind speed is now calculated for 5 feet off the ground. Wind speed was previously based on observations at 33 feet.
  • The calm wind threshold was lowered to 3mph.
  • A consistent standard for skin tissue resistance is now in use.
  • Measurements are based on how wind affects the human face, typically the most exposed portion of the body.
  • The table incorporates the theory that heat is lost from the body depending on its surroundings
  • The sun's impact is not factored into the wind chill temperature formula.