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Conditions: Fair
Temp: 64°
Wind: Southwest 17
Pressure: 0
Dewpoint: 31°
Relative Humidity: 29
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Seven Day Forecast

Good afternoon everyone! It is a beautiful day today and the sun is out. Some areas will break 70* today with a southwest wind at 10-25 mph.

Tonight will be mostly clear with a low around 37*. The wind will continue to drop in speed tonight. NW at 5-15 mph.

Easter Sunday looks mostly sunny and warmer, with a high near 71*. Wind south 5-15.

We will see a drop in temperatures the start of next week. Wednesday through Friday will bring a chance of showers.

Have a great weekend!

-Meteorologist Kellen Peters


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July 26, 2013

Temperature

  Observed Time Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
High 72° 300 PM 103° 1929 83° -11° 79°
Low 50° 1159 PM 45° 1962 60° -10° 59°
Average 61°       71° -10° 69°

Precipitation

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Precipitation 0.01 1.50 1986 0.08 -0.07 0.01
Month to Date 0.83 2.43     -1.60 2.88
SINCE JUN 1 8.56 6.33     2.23 5.38
Since Jan. 1 21.46 13.14     8.32 10.30

Snow

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Snowfall 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Month to Date 0.0     0.0 0.0
SINCE JUN 1 0.0     0.0 0.0
SINCE JUL 1 0.0     0.0 0.0
Snow Depth          

Degree Days Heating

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Heating 4 0 4 0
Month to Date 6 12 -6 0
SINCE JUN 1 68 85 -17 20
SINCE JUL 1 6 12 -6 0

Degree Days Cooling

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Cooling 0 7 -7 4
Month to Date 227 172 55 324
SINCE JUN 1 373 279 94 498
SINCE JAN 1 402 310 92 556

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: 0.6
Conditions LIGHT RAIN
FOG

Climate Normals for Today

  Average Record Year
Temperature High 83° 105° 1988
Temperature Low 60° 46° 1971
   
July 27 2013
Sunrise 601 AM CDT
Sunset 905 PM CDT
July 28 2013
Sunrise 602 AM CDT
Sunset 904 PM CDT

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.