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Live Conditions Updated:  20-Apr-2014 8:20am
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain/Snow Melt Cloud Level
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy

60.9°F Warmer 4.8°F than last hour.

Cool
Currently 60.9F, Max: 67.6F, Min: 55.3F Feels like:
61°F

24-hr
difference
6.4°FWarmer 6.4°F than yesterday at this time.
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
LOCALLY: Today Yesterday
High: 67.6°F
12:00am
83.3°F
3:00pm
Low: 55.3°F
5:44am
54.3°F
12:58am
NWS
Normal:
Record:
Year:
HIGH
62.0°F
84.0°F
2001
LOW
39.0°F
30.0°F
2013
 Wind from S S
2.5
Gust:
3.0 mph
Light Air
60-Min Avg: 1.0 mph
120-Min Avg: 0.3 mph
Max Gust: 17.3 mph 12:33am
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:
4/7/2014
3:03 PM
April: 0.17 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
This Year: 0.31 in
Rain Days: 9 in 2014
12 days since last rain.
Barometer ( inHg) Humidity/Dew Point Moon
Current: 30.015 inHg Rising 0.01 °F/hr
1-Hr Trend: Steady
3-Hr Trend: Rising slowly
High: 30.020  | Low:  29.973
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Humidity: 71 % Decreased 7% since last hour.
Humidex: 63.9°F
Dew Point: 51.4°F Increased 2.2°F since last hour.
Wetbulb: 55.9°F
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, Moon at 20 days in cycle
70%
Illuminated
UV Forecast Solar Information
20-Apr-2014   High   7.1   
21-Apr-2014   High   6.9   
22-Apr-2014   High   7.7   
Sunrise is at: 6:53 AM
Solar Noon: 13:35
Sunset is at: 8:18 PM
Wind Chill Heating Degree Days Daylight
Current: 60.9°F
Today: 55.3°F  at 5:44am
Yesterday: 54.3°F
Last Week: 18.9°F
Record: -22.0°F   02-Mar-2014
Today: 1.0
April: 285.4
2014 to Date: 3190.4
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 5.1
13 hrs 25 min
of Daylight Today
graph
44.1% 55.9%
Which is
2 min Longer
Than Yesterday
Almanac Snow Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Sunrise: 6:53am
Sunset: 8:18pm
Moonrise: 1:00am
Moonset: 11:15am
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: 1.218 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:
3.2 at 08:20 AM
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast  -   Today and Tonight's Outlook
Today

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 75 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Showers
Likely
Lo 55 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
 NWS Extended Weather Forecast for Hays
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Showers
Likely
Lo 55 °F
Monday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 77 °F
Monday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 43 °F
Tuesday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 79 °F
Tuesday
Night

Breezy
Breezy

Lo 55 °F
Wednesday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 81 °F
Wednesday
Night

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 52 °F
Thursday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 70 °F

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