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Temp: 62°
Wind: South 13
Pressure: 0
Dewpoint: 37°
Relative Humidity: 40
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Seven Day Forecast

Sunday was a beautiful day, with highs in the 70s, but a cold front is moving through tonight, and that means cooler and windy for Monday. Some clouds will move through with the front, and there may be a few spotty showers. Low near 45*, with a south wind, shifting west at 5-15 mph. Monday will be cooler and windy. Expecting a high near 60*, with a northwest wind at 15-30 mph.

Tuesday will be the best day of the week, with sunshine, and highs in the 60s. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday through Friday. Highs will be in the 50s Wednesday and Thursday. Much cooler air arrives by Friday, with temperatures in the 40s. Next weekend looks nice, but cool, with highs in the 50s.

Have a great week!
-Meteorologist Aaron White


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February 24, 2013

Temperature

  Observed Time Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
High 22° 434 PM 51° 1976 27° -5° 25°
Low 751 AM -28° 1889 10° -9°
Average 12°       18° -6° 17°

Precipitation

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Precipitation 0.00 0.42 1930 0.03 -0.03 T
Month to Date 1.22 0.49     0.73 0.37
SINCE DEC 1 2.56 2.02     0.54 1.31
Since Jan. 1 2.19 1.19     1.00 0.95

Snow

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Snowfall 0.0 5.1 1982 0.3 0.3
Month to Date 14.4     5.8 8.6
SINCE DEC 1 28.7     8.2 0.5
SINCE JUL 1 37.1     6.8 0.3
Snow Depth          

Degree Days Heating

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Heating 53 47 6 48
Month to Date 1277 1228 49 1026
SINCE DEC 1 4501 4534 -33 3649
SINCE JUL 1 6410 6496 -86 5195

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: 0.4
Conditions FOG
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
HAZE

Climate Normals for Today

  Average Record Year
Temperature High 27° 66° 1958
Temperature Low 10° -30° 1950
   
February 25 2013
Sunrise 714 AM CST
Sunset 607 PM CST
February 26 2013
Sunrise 712 AM CST
Sunset 609 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

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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.