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No Weather Records Have Been Established For This Station as of 16:35 today - 4/18/2014

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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 18-Apr-2014 @ 4:32pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 2.6°F than last hour.

49.9°F

Feels like:  43°F
Cool
High Today
49.9°F
4:31 PM
Low Today
29.0°F
5:52 AM
Yest High
40.2°F
5:18 PM
Yest Low
22.3°F
5:34 AM
Sta* High
72.7°F
2008
Sta* Low
14.2°F
2013
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Rec* High
84.0°F
1987
Rec* Low
11.0°F
1928
* Records from Weather Underground from Minot Air Force Base
Mostly sunny, Windy Mostly sunny, Windy

Wind from ESE Wind:  ESE
20.3

Gusting to:
20 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
10.9 of 100
Late
Afternoon

Scattered Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Scattered
Showers
Hi 49 °F
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Lo 36 °F
Saturday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 56 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.5°F since last hour. 34.8°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.5°F since last hour. 1.5°F
High 4:29 PM: 35.0°F
Low 6:11 AM: 21.2°F
Record High: 77.2°F on
1-Aug-2011
Record Low: -37.7°F on
15-Dec-2009
Wetbulb: 43.6°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.03 in
Apr Rain: 0.09 in
Apr to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Apr to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.09 in for the month 0.09 in
Apr Avg: 1.14 in
Diff from Avg: Under 1.05 in for the month 1.05 in
Season:1 0.42 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.42 in for the year 0.42 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
16-Apr-2014
at 1:14 PM
17 rain days in 2014
2 days in April
2 days since last rain
Current: ESE  20.3 mph
1Hr Average: 16.6 mph
Wind Run: 241.59 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 20 mph mph
Today: 41 mph 12:44 PM
Month: 41 mph 9-Apr
Year: 56 mph 16-Jan
Record Gust: 58 mph
16-Jan-2010
Sunlight:
13 hrs 51 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 57.7% 42.3%
Which is
3 min 25 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Waning Gibbous, 19 days, 2 hours, 51 minutes in cycle
85%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 2% since last hour. 56%
Last Hour: Decreased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 3:49 AM: 74%
Low 4:03 PM: 56%
Record High: 100%
2-Apr-2006
Record Low: 0%
29-Dec-2009
Current: Falling 0.036  inHg/hr 29.881 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:02 AM: 30.219 in.
Low 4:22 PM: 29.880 in.
Record High: 31.198 inHg
1-Feb-2011
Record Low: 26.996 inHg
7-Nov-2013
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill
Today: 22.2
Apr: 550.5
2014 to Date: 5359.0
Cooling Degree Days
2014 to Date: 0.0
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Apr Snow: No Change 0.00 in
Apr Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 11.50 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in April
7 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
--
Average 1st Snow:
Current: 43.4°F
Low 5:25 AM: 17.9°F
Yesterday: 13.0°F
Record: -53.7°F
1-Mar-2014
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
2.5
Sunburn in
45 Minutes
Highest:
1:27 PM
3.3
573 W/m2
66%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
4:27 PM
633  W/m2 Record:1420 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 15.2°F
YTD Avg Wind: 9.5 mph
Sunrise: 6:49 AM
Sunset: 8:40 PM
Moonrise: 11:43 PM
Moonset: 9:00 AM
Full Moon: 15-Apr-2014
New Moon: 06:15 UTC
29-Apr-2014
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.17 in
7-Days Rain: 0.03 in
7-Days ET: 0.65 in
7-Day:  0.616 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.616 in
April:  1.84 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 1.84 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
109.9°F
23-Jul-2007
-28.5°F
15-Dec-2009
Daytime Records
  102.9°F
01-Aug-2008
  -22.5°F
05-Jan-2014
Nitetime Records
  91.9°F
25-Jul-2007
  -23.1°F
06-Jan-2014
ICN:33 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98% | RCP:22779 442 0 577 251
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).   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 18 of just the month of April for this station since 2007.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 18 of April for this station since 2007.
  Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Late Afternoon & Tonight
Late
Afternoon

Scattered Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Scattered
Showers
Hi 49 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy. A slight chance of rain. High 52°. UV index up to 4. Wind southeast around 17 mph, gusting to 33 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Tonight

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Lo 36 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. A chance of rain. Low 39°. Wind southeast around 9 mph, gusting to 20 mph, in the evening, becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Precipitation mostly around a tenth of an inch.
  Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 56 °F
Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 30 °F
Sunday

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Showers
Hi 68 °F
Sunday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 36 °F
Monday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 58 °F
Monday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 32 °F
Tuesday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 60 °F
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