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Good Afternoon! Updated: Tuesday, June 28th 4:20:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 73.0, Max: 74.4, Min: 68.3

Colder 1.2°F than last hour. 73.0°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
73.0°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 74.4°F
2:45pm
68.3°F
1:14am
Yesterday: 86.9°F
12:29pm
58.5°F
5:33am
One Year Ago: 63.1°F 55.1°F
Station Record
On This date:4
85.5°F
2014
55.1°F
2015
This Month: 90.5°F
Jun 21
44.0°F
Jun 11
This Year: 92.3°F
May 28
-10.1°F
Feb 14
Normal:5 83 °F 61 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from W Wind:  W
0.3

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.49 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -1.2°F
24 Hour: -5.9°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 67.2°F
YTD Average: 46.6°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: No Change78.7°F
Last Hour: 0.0°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Isolated
Showers

Tonight

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Showers
Likely

Wednesday

Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then isolated showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Partly Sunny
then Isolated
Showers

Hi 78 °F Lo 61 °F Hi 82 °F

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Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.5°F since last hour. 66.8°F
Muggy
In Last Hour: -0.5°F
High Dew
Point:
68.2°F
at 2:45 PM
Low Dew
Point:
65.1°F
at 12:43 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 69.0°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 2% since last hour. 81 %
In Last Hour: +2%
High
Today
91%
at 4:25 AM
Low
Today
76%
at 1:43 PM
Barometer
Current: No Change 29.940 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Falling
Rain Today: 0.49 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.07 in
Last 7 Days: 0.07 in
June Rain: Under 3.85 in for the month 2.30 in
June Avg: 6.15 in
Diff from Avg: -3.85 in
YTD Rain:1 17.81 in
Last YTD Rain:1 18.69 in
Last Rain: Jun 28
@ 2:38 AM
Storm Total: 0.56 in
8 days in June
65 rain/snow days in 2016
0 day since last rain
Currently: W at
0.3 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
4.8 mph NW
@  3:21PM
Max Gust
Today:
8.6 mph
1:33 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
21.2 mph
on  Jun 9
Max Gust
This Year:
27.5 mph
on  Jan 19
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 73.0°F
Today: 74.4°F  2:45 PM
Yesterday: 86.1°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul-20-2013
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
15:10

Which is
1 min 00 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

Waning Crescent Moon
Morning Crescent, 23 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes in cycle
37%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 2.7
June: 86.6
2016 to Date: 143.9
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 5220.9
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
June Snow: No Change 0.00 in
June Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 21.262 in for the season 24.25 in
Season Average:2 45.51 in
Diff from Avg: -21.26 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in June
14 snow days this season.2
First Snow of this Season:
December 29th
Average First Snow:
December 6th
Moonrise: 1:11 am
Moonset: 1:58 pm
Full Buck Moon:
Jul 20, 2016
New Moon: Jul 4, 2016
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Sep 16, 2016
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jun-28

8.9
Jun-29

7.8
Jun-30

8.4
Sunrise: 5:22 am
Solar Noon: 12:57
Sunset: 8:32 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Sep 1, 2016
See Astronomy Page
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 Snow & heating degree day season July 1st to June 30th.   
3 Snow manually measured, usually around 6PM.   
4 Station high/low records for this date, exclusive of todays readings.
5 Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10 AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Isolated
Showers

Hi 78 °F
NWS forecast: Isolated showers. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Showers
Likely

Lo 61 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then isolated showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.Partly Sunny
then Isolated
Showers

Hi 82 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Partly Cloudy


Lo 58 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Sunny


Hi 81 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.Mostly Clear


Lo 61 °F
Friday

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.Mostly Sunny
then Chance
T-storms

Hi 83 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.Chance
T-storms

Lo 63 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.Mostly Sunny


Hi 82 °F
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