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Conditions: Light Rain and Breezy
Temp: 44°
Wind: North 25
Pressure: 0
Dewpoint: 35°
Relative Humidity: 71
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Today is going to be mostly sunny and cooler. Many of us will see a cloudy start to the morning, but clouds will decrease throughout the day. High around 56*. Breezy. Northwest wind 15 to 30 mph.

Tonight it will remain mostly clear and chilly. Low near 33*. Definitely one of those "make sure you shut the windows" nights before you fall asleep. Tomorrow looks to be the best day of the week with sunshine and highs in the mid to lower 60's. There is a chance of rain Wednesday through Friday. Much cooler air arrives Friday with temperatures in the 40's and cooler temperatures this weekend.

Have a great day!
Rebecca Lebak


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November 15, 2013

Temperature

  Observed Time Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
High 51° 152 PM 64° 1953 38° 13° 36°
Low 21° 549 AM -14° 1881 21° 21°
Average 36°       29° 29°

Precipitation

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Precipitation 0.03 0.52 1958 0.03 0.00 0.00
Month to Date 0.27 0.55     -0.28 0.39
SINCE SEP 1 8.84 5.27     3.57 2.73
Since Jan. 1 30.76 21.33     9.43 13.95

Snow

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Snowfall 0.0 3.2 1947 0.3 0.3
Month to Date     2.8 2.8
SINCE SEP 1     3.5 3.5
SINCE JUL 1     3.5 3.5
Snow Depth          

Degree Days Heating

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Heating 29 36 -7 36
Month to Date 468 474 -6 481
SINCE SEP 1 1178 1300 -122 1340
SINCE JUL 1 1212 1350 -138 1358

Degree Days Cooling

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Cooling 0 0 0 0
Month to Date 0 0 0 0
SINCE SEP 1 81 46 35 50
SINCE JAN 1 699 551 148 795

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: 0.2
Conditions LIGHT RAIN
FOG
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
HAZE

Climate Normals for Today

  Average Record Year
Temperature High 37° 68° 1934
Temperature Low 20° -6° 1959
   
November 16 2013
Sunrise 732 AM CST
Sunset 452 PM CST
November 17 2013
Sunrise 733 AM CST
Sunset 450 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.