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Live Conditions Updated:  23-Apr-2014 1:35am
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain/Snow Melt Cloud Level
Clear
Clear

60.2°F Colder 0.1°F than last hour.

Cool
Currently 60.2F, Max: 60.8F, Min: 60.1F Feels like:
59°F

24-hr
difference
7.8°FWarmer 7.8°F than yesterday at this time.
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
LOCALLY: Today Yesterday
High: 60.8°F
12:00am
78.7°F
4:14pm
Low: 60.1°F
12:24am
44.1°F
6:11am
NWS
Normal:
Record:
Year:
HIGH
63.0°F
84.0°F
2006
LOW
40.0°F
30.0°F
2013
 Wind from ESE ESE
8.0
Gust:
8.0 mph
Gentle Breeze
60-Min Avg: 7.9 mph
120-Min Avg: 7.9 mph
Max Gust: 19.0 mph 12:15am
Month: 38.0 mph Apr 13
Record Gust: 57.5 mph
on 1/26/2014
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last
Rain:
4/21/2014
10:09 AM
April: 0.37 in
Last 7 Days: 0.20 in
This Year: 0.51 in
Rain Days: 11 in 2014
4 rain days in April.
Barometer ( inHg) Humidity/Dew Point Moon
Current: 29.833 inHg Falling 0.03 °F/hr
1-Hr Trend: Falling slowly
3-Hr Trend: Falling
High: 29.867  | Low:  29.833
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Humidity: 40 % Decreased 4% since last hour.
Humidex: 57.3°F
Dew Point: 35.8°F Decreased 2.5°F since last hour.
Wetbulb: 49.3°F
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Waning Crescent
Waning Crescent, Moon at 23 days in cycle
39%
Illuminated
UV Forecast Solar Information
23-Apr-2014   High   7.4   
24-Apr-2014   High   6.3   
25-Apr-2014   High   7.5   
Sunrise is at: 6:49 AM
Solar Noon: 13:35
Sunset is at: 8:21 PM
Wind Chill Heating Degree Days Daylight
Current: 59.2°F
Today: 60.1°F  at 12:24am
Yesterday: 44.1°F
Last Week: 25.5°F
Record: -22.0°F   02-Mar-2014
Today: 0.3
April: 291.0
2014 to Date: 3196.0
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 5.9
13 hrs 32 min
of Daylight Today
graph
43.6% 56.4%
Which is
2 min Longer
Than Yesterday
Almanac Snow Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Sunrise: 6:49am
Sunset: 8:21pm
Moonrise: 3:19am
Moonset: 2:31pm
Full Moon: 15 April 2014
New Moon: 06:15 UTC 29 April 2014
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
April: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 11.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow day in April
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.215 kg/m3
HIGHS: LOWS:
112.5°F
27-Jun-2012
-6.2°F
26-Feb-2014
Daytime Records
    100.0°F on: Jun 27 2012   5.4°F on: Feb 06 2014
Nitetime Records
  91.6°F on: Jun 28 2012 1.6°F on: Jan 06 2014
Chandler Burning Index
Chandler Burning Index: LOW
Currently:
32.4 at 01:35 AM
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast  -   Overnight and Wednesday's Outlook
Overnight

Slight Chc T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
T-Storms
Lo 53 °F
NWS forecast: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 22 mph.
Wednesday

Severe T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Severe
T-Storms
Hi 83 °F
NWS forecast: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
 NWS Extended Weather Forecast for Hays
Wednesday

Severe T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Severe
T-Storms
Hi 83 °F
Wednesday
Night

Severe T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%
Severe
T-Storms
Lo 46 °F
Thursday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 72 °F
Thursday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 46 °F
Friday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 76 °F
Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 51 °F
Saturday

Slight Chc T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
T-Storms
Hi 73 °F
Saturday
Night

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 52 °F

Storm Prediction Center Severe Weather Outlook


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