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Live Conditions Updated:  19-Apr-2014 12:00pm
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain/Snow Melt Cloud Level
Clear
Clear

72.4°F Warmer 3.9°F than last hour.

Comfortable
Currently 72.4F, Max: 72.4F, Min: 54.3F Feels like:
72°F

24-hr
difference
12.8°FWarmer 12.8°F than yesterday at this time.
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
LOCALLY: Today Yesterday
High: 72.4°F
12:00pm
72.3°F
4:04pm
Low: 54.3°F
12:58am
34.3°F
7:04am
NWS
Normal:
Record:
Year:
HIGH
62.0°F
87.0°F
2001
LOW
39.0°F
24.0°F
2013
 Wind from WSW WSW
6.1
Gust:
10.0 mph
Light Breeze
60-Min Avg: 14.9 mph
120-Min Avg: 11.5 mph
Max Gust: 31.1 mph 11:19am
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
11 days since last rain.
Barometer ( inHg) Humidity/Dew Point Moon
Current: 29.947 inHg Falling 0.01 °F/hr
1-Hr Trend: Steady
3-Hr Trend: Falling
High: 30.039  | Low:  29.945
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Humidity: 46 % Decreased 6% since last hour.
Humidex: 74.9°F
Dew Point: 50.4°F Increased 0.4°F since last hour.
Wetbulb: 60.3°F
Graphic: Baro Sparkline Graph
Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, Moon at 19 days in cycle
78%
Illuminated
UV Forecast Solar Information
19-Apr-2014   High   6.9   
20-Apr-2014   High   7.1   
21-Apr-2014   High   6.9   
Sunrise is at: 6:54 AM
Solar Noon: 13:36
Sunset is at: 8:17 PM
Heat Index Cooling Degree Days Daylight
Current: 72.4°F
Today: 72.4°F  12:00pm
Yesterday: 72.3°F
Last Week: 82.8°F
Record: 114.4°F   27-Jun-2013
Today: 0.0
April: 3.2
2014 to Date: 3.2
Heating Degree Days
2014 to Date: 3194.0
13 hrs 23 min
of Daylight Today
graph
44.2% 55.8%
Which is
2 min Longer
Than Yesterday
Almanac Snow Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Sunrise: 6:54am
Sunset: 8:17pm
Moonrise: 12:05am
Moonset: 10:15am
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: 1.190 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:
24.5 at 12:00 PM
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast  -   This Afternoon and Tonight's Outlook
This
Afternoon

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 82 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 57 °F
NWS forecast: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
 NWS Extended Weather Forecast for Hays
Tonight

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
T-Storms
Lo 57 °F
Sunday

Showers Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Showers
Likely
Hi 76 °F
Sunday
Night

Scattered T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Scattered
T-Storms
Lo 57 °F
Monday

Breezy
Breezy

Hi 73 °F
Monday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 46 °F
Tuesday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 76 °F
Tuesday
Night

Isolated T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%
Isolated
T-Storms
Lo 55 °F
Wednesday

Chance T-Storms. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
T-Storms
Hi 83 °F

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