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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 20-Apr-2014 @ 4:37pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 5.8°F than last hour.

63.5°F

Comfortable
High Today
70.4°F
3:31 PM
Low Today
28.9°F
2:41 AM
Yest High
51.4°F
6:10 PM
Yest Low
33.8°F
4:54 AM
Sta* High
72.0°F
2010
Sta* Low
13.7°F
2013
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Rec* High
90.0°F
1980
Rec* Low
13.0°F
2013
* Records from Weather Underground from Minot Air Force Base
Partly cloudy, Dry Partly cloudy, Dry

Wind from NW Wind:  NW
13.8

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

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers
Hi 71 °F
Tonight

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%
Slight Chc
Showers
Lo 35 °F
Monday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 58 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 5.3°F since last hour. 34.6°F
Last Hour: Decreased 5.3°F since last hour. 5.3°F
High 1:42 PM: 46.6°F
Low 2:41 AM: 27.4°F
Record High: 77.2°F on
1-Aug-2011
Record Low: -37.7°F on
15-Dec-2009
Wetbulb: 50.6°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.02 in
Last 7 Days: 0.11 in
Apr Rain: 0.19 in
Apr to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Apr to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.19 in for the month 0.19 in
Apr Avg: 1.14 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.95 in for the month 0.95 in
Season:1 0.52 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.52 in for the year 0.52 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
19-Apr-2014
at 10:44 AM
19 rain days in 2014
4 days in April
0 days since last rain
Current: NW  13.8 mph
1Hr Average: 19.8 mph
Wind Run: 116.00 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 16 mph mph
Today: 35 mph 4:23 PM
Month: 41 mph 9-Apr
Year: 56 mph 16-Jan
Record Gust: 58 mph
16-Jan-2010
Sunlight:
13 hrs 58 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 58.2% 41.8%
Which is
3 min 24 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Waning Gibbous, 21 days, 2 hours, 54 minutes in cycle
66%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 34%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 3:06 AM: 96%
Low 4:03 PM: 33%
Record High: 100%
2-Apr-2006
Record Low: 0%
29-Dec-2009
Current: Rising 0.032  inHg/hr 29.863 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 2:02 AM: 30.015 in.
Low 2:44 PM: 29.813 in.
Record High: 31.198 inHg
1-Feb-2011
Record Low: 26.996 inHg
7-Nov-2013
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill
Today: 20.9
Apr: 599.0
2014 to Date: 5407.5
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: 62.1°F
Low 6:28 AM: 23.8°F
Yesterday: 27.1°F
Record: -53.7°F
1-Mar-2014
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
1.6
Sunburn in
70 Minutes
Highest:
1:40 PM
5.0
313 W/m2
36%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
1:47 PM
930  W/m2 Record:1420 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 15.7°F
YTD Avg Wind: 9.5 mph
Sunrise: 6:45 AM
Sunset: 8:43 PM
Moonrise: 1:39 AM
Moonset: 10:55 AM
Full Moon: 15-Apr-2014
New Moon: 06:15 UTC
29-Apr-2014
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.21 in
7-Days Rain: 0.11 in
7-Days ET: 0.72 in
7-Day:  0.61 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.61 in
April:  1.98 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 1.98 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:3 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98% | RCP:22934 401 0 402 238
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 20 of just the month of April for this station since 2007.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 20 of April for this station since 2007.
  Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Late Afternoon & Tonight
Late
Afternoon

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers
Hi 71 °F
NWS forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. High 70°. UV index up to 4. Wind west-southwest around 16 mph, gusting to 39 mph.
Tonight

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%
Slight Chc
Showers
Lo 35 °F
NWS forecast: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Fair in the evening, becoming mostly clear after midnight. Low 37°. Wind west around 11 mph, gusting to 20 mph.
  Short Term Weather Forecast
Monday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 58 °F
Monday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 34 °F
Tuesday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 65 °F
Tuesday
Night

Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Showers

Lo 41 °F
Wednesday

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Showers
Likely
Hi 58 °F
Wednesday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Rain/Snow
Lo 36 °F
Thursday

Chance Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Rain/Snow
Hi 48 °F
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