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Updated: 22-Dec-2014 @ 12:23pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.3°F than last hour.

35.2°F

Wind Chill:  35.2°F
Cold
High Today
35.2°F
12:09 PM
Low Today
28.8°F
10:25 AM
Yest High
33.1°F
11:52 PM
Yest Low
27.7°F
2:29 AM
Sta* High
39.6°F
2005
Sta* Low
-28.3°F
2008
* This Station's Records Since 10/2004
Rec* High
48.0°F
1956
Rec* Low
-36.0°F
1983
* Records from Weather Underground
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Mostly cloudy, Snow fall Mostly cloudy, Snow fall

Calm Wind:  E
0.0

Gusting to:
0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.13 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-2.3 of 100
This
Afternoon

Drizzle/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Drizzle/Snow

Hi 35 °F
Tonight

Drizzle/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Drizzle/Snow

Lo 33 °F
Tuesday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Snow
Hi 33 °F

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SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.3°F since last hour. 33.9°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.3°F since last hour. 0.3°F
High 12:09 PM: 33.9°F
Low 3:47 PM: 26.8°F
Record High: 82.6°F on
Jul-17-2011
Record Low: -79.1°F on
Sep-2-2012
Wetbulb: 34.7°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.13 in
Storm Rain: 0.14 in
Yesterday: 0.01 in
Last 7 Days: 0.14 in
Dec Rain: 0.29 in
Dec to Date
  Avg:10
0.04 in
Dec to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.25 in for the month 0.25 in
Dec Avg: 0.15 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.14 in for the month 0.14 in
Season:1 24.183 in
YTD
  Avg:11
19.23 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 4.953 in for the year 4.95 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Dec-22-2014
at 12:21 PM
117 rain days in 2014
1 day in December
0 days since last rain
Current: E  0.0 mph
1Hr Average: 0.2 mph
Wind Run: 0.93 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0 mph
Today: 9 mph 3:47 PM
Month: 22 mph Dec-4
Year: 48 mph May-30
Record Gust: 98 mph
Mar-5-2007
Sunlight:
8 hrs 25 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 35.1% 64.9%
Which is
1 min 01 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Evening Crescent, 0 days, 16 hours, 48 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 95%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:08 AM: 95%
Low 3:47 PM: 92%
Record High: 100%
May-25-2005
Record Low: 0%
May-25-2005
Current: Falling 0.015  inHg/hr 29.548 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 3:47 PM: 29.965
Low 5:06 AM: 29.530
Record High: 31.960 inHg
May-11-2005
Record Low: 27.599 inHg
Oct-29-2004
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 15.6
Dec: 954.8
2014 to Date: 10077.7
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 190.9
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Dec Snow: Under 8.974 in for the month 0.75 in
Dec Avg: 9.72 in
Diff from Avg: -8.97 in
Season Total:2 9.00 in
Snow Depth: 3.00 in
1 snow day in December
4 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
Nov-9-2014
Average 1st Snow:
28 of October
Current: 35.2°F
Low 3:47 PM: 20.3°F
Yesterday: 17.0°F
Record: -58.7°F
Dec-23-2004
Ragweed, Sagebrush/Sage and Nettle -->
Quality Index6:
12


Good
Density:
1.265 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
12:00 AM
0.0
51 W/m2
18%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
12:14 PM
67  W/m2 Record:1399 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 38.4°F
Sunrise: 8:06 AM
Sunset: 4:31 PM
Moonrise: 8:13 AM
Moonset: 5:42 PM
Full Moon: Jan-5-2015
New Moon: 13:14 UTC
Jan-20-2015
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.00 in
7-Days Rain: 0.14 in
7-Days ET: 0.04 in
7-Day:  0.105 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.105 in
December:  0.12 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.12 in
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HIGHS: LOWS:
99.5°F
Jul-13-2005
-39.3°F
Jan-13-2009
Daytime Records
  96.6°F
Jul-30-2006
  -24.9°F
Jan-22-2011
Nitetime Records
  87.8°F
Jul-31-2006
  -33.9°F
Jan-21-2011
ICN:2 | S3C2:6 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 22 of just the month of December for this station since 2004.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 22 of December for this station since 2004.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon

Drizzle/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Drizzle/Snow

Hi 35 °F
NWS forecast: Drizzle before 2pm, then drizzle, possibly mixed with snow. Areas of fog. High near 35. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
WXSIM forecast: Cloudy. Light to moderate fog. A chance of a mix of snow and rain. Relatively mild. High 35°. Wind chill around 26. Wind east-southeast around 4 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. No snow accumulation expected.
Local station forecast: Mostly cloudy and cooler. precipitation possible within 12 hours, possibly heavy at times. windy.
Tonight

Drizzle/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Drizzle/Snow

Lo 33 °F
NWS forecast: Snow, possibly mixed with drizzle, becoming all snow after 10pm. Areas of fog. Low around 33. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. A chance of a mix of snow and rain in the evening, then a slight chance of a mix of snow and rain after midnight. Relatively mild. Low 27°. Wind east around 3 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly less than a tenth of an inch. No snow accumulation expected.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Tuesday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Snow
Hi 33 °F
Tuesday
Night

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Snow
Lo 25 °F
Wednesday

Slight Chc Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Snow
Hi 27 °F
Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Lo 21 °F
Christmas
Day

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Hi 27 °F
Thursday
Night

Slight Chc Snow
Slight Chc
Snow
Lo 15 °F
Friday

Slight Chc Snow
Slight Chc
Snow
Hi 16 °F
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