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Conditions: Fair
Temp: 54°
Wind: South 7
Pressure: 0
Dewpoint: 35°
Relative Humidity: 49
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Happy Easter everyone! We are going to have a beautiful one today. High near 74*, with a south wind at 5-15 mph.

There is a chance to see a few scattered showers in the area as a cold front will move through Sunday night. Low of 45* with a SW wind at 5-15 mph.

Cooler air will arrive for Monday, with highs in the upper 50s and lower 60s. Our next chance of rain will be Wednesday through Friday. Highs will dropping into the 50s and 60s, but by Friday, temperatures will fall into the 40s.

Happy Easter!
-Meteorologist Kellen Peters


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November 22, 2013

Temperature

  Observed Time Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
High 22° 1231 PM 63° 2006 33° -11° 39°
Low 1159 PM -20° 1896 17° -15° 15°
Average 12°       25° -13° 27°

Precipitation

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Precipitation 0.02 1.40 1886 0.03 -0.01 0.20
Month to Date 0.40 0.78     -0.38 0.59
SINCE SEP 1 8.97 5.50     3.47 2.93
Since Jan. 1 30.89 21.56     9.33 14.15

Snow

  Observed Record Year Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Snowfall 0.2 2.6 2010 0.4 0.2
Month to Date 0.3     5.1 4.8
SINCE SEP 1 0.3     5.8 5.5
SINCE JUL 1 0.3     5.8 5.5
Snow Depth          

Degree Days Heating

  Observed Normal Normal Departure Last Year
Heating 53 40 13 38
Month to Date 727 743 -16 674
SINCE SEP 1 1437 1569 -132 1533
SINCE JUL 1 1471 1619 -148 1551

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: 0.3
Conditions SNOW
LIGHT SNOW
FOG
HAZE

Climate Normals for Today

  Average Record Year
Temperature High 32° 54° 1984
Temperature Low 16° -15° 1985
   
November 23 2013
Sunrise 742 AM CST
Sunset 445 PM CST
November 24 2013
Sunrise 743 AM CST
Sunset 444 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.