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Updated: @ 20-Jul-2018 5:40pm - next update at 12:00am  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook


Mainly cloudy, Humid
Mainly cloudy, Humid
Currently 78.9, Max: 86.8, Min: 75.9 78.9°F
Temp @ 2m Warmer 0.3°F than last hour.

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Feels like: 99°F

24-hr difference
-0.9°FColder 0.9°F than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 86.8°F
12:20pm
84.5°F
10:31am
Low: 75.9°F
6:46am
76.3°F
2:27pm
NWS Records: 100.0°F
1942
67.0°F
1967
 Calm SW
0.0
Gust:
0.0
0 Bft - Calm
Today: 16.1 9:30am
Gust Month:   24.0   Jul 12
Rain Today: 0.42 in
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.000 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.40 in
Storm Rain: 1.54 in
July: 3.80 in
Season Total:1 42.07 in
13 rain days in July
Tonight

Thunder storm
Thunder storm
Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 89 % Decreased 2% since last hour.
Dew Point: 75.4°F Decreased 0.4°F since last hour.
Barometer: 1012.9 inHg Falling 0.8 °F/hr
Baro Trend: Steady
Sunrise: 6:43am
Sunset: 8:31pm
Moonrise: 2:34pm
Moonset: 1:27am
Waxing Gibbous
Waxing Gibbous, Moon at 8 days in cycle
61%
Illuminated
UV Index Solar Radiation
   0.8     Low 
High: 7.8 @ 12:10pm
171 W/m2 (30 %)
High: 986@  11:39am
Solar Noon: 1:37pm
Heat Index Cooling Degree Days Sun
Current: 78.9°F
Today: 100.6°F  12:20pm
Yesterday: 96.6°F
Last Week: °F
Record: 127.8°F   29-Jul-2015
Today: 9.0
July: 304.7
2018 to Date: 1347.6
Heating Degree Days
2018 to Date: 712.2
Daylight: Possible hours of Daylight 13:48
-00:00:58 Min
Extra Sensors2 Irrigation Index4 Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Soil Temp:
4 inch depth
85°F
2 Ft Temp 81°F
Soil Moisture:3
4 inch depth
21.0cB
Soil Moisture:3
12 inch depth
200.0cB
Leaf Wetness5 0.0
Growing Degree Days
Month to Date: 616.2°F
Growing Degree Days
Year to Date: 3983.4°F
ICN:18 ISS:Ok CON:4.7 RCP:92%
Updated at Midnight
7-Days Rain: 1.606 in   
7-Days ET: 1.079 in   
7-Day Index: 0.527 in 0.527 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days.
July Index: 1.04 in 1.04 in water in excess of what evaporated this month.
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.17 kg/m3
Cloud Height: 892 ft
HIGHS: LOWS:
105.4°F
16-Jun-2015
-0.0°F
31-Dec-1969
Record Day(6am-6pm)
    100.2 F on: Jun 15 2011   32.7F on: Jun 13 00
Record Nite(6pm-6am)
  87.6F on: Jul 20 2007 23.7F on: Jul 10 00
Current Fire Weather Index
Fire Weather Index: LOW
Today:
0.0 of 31
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 refresh for latest readings    5 O = dry, 15 = wet
3 centibars (cB) is an indicator of soil tension. Used for judging water availabilty for plants to extract water from the soil.
[O-10 = Saturated Soil  10-20 = Adequately wet(Field Capacity)soil  30-60 = Irrigate or water  60-100 = Water all soil types]
4 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week.
(Negative: water needed,   Positive: water is present.)
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   This Afternoon's and Tonight's Outlook
This
Afternoon
Thunder storm
Thunder storm
Hi ≈86°F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy. High near 86, with temperatures falling to around 79 in the afternoon. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp change.
Tonight

Thunder storm
Thunder storm

Lo ≈73°F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 7pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.