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Good Morning! Updated: Tuesday, January 27th 7:20:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast
Currently: 15.4, Max: 22.6, Min: 15.3 15.4°F
Colder 0.7°F than last hour.

Very Cold

Wind Chill: 
10.6°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 22.6°F
12:00am
15.3°F
7:12am
Yesterday: 23.6°F
10:43pm
17.2°F
4:08am
One Year Ago: 40.2°F 17.0°F
This Month: 47.8°F
Jan 4
-2.2°F
Jan 8
This Year: 47.8°F
Jan 4
-2.2°F
Jan 8
Normal:4 35.0°F 18.0°F
Dry It is Dry
Wind from E Wind:  E
3.0

Gusting to:
3
Current Snow Snow3:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -0.7°F
24 Hour: -2.7°F
Freezing Hours
10AM - 10AM:5
21:19 Hrs
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 23.6°F
YTD Average: 23.6°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.6°F than last hour.67.8°F
Last Hour: -0.6°F
Today

Heavy Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Heavy
Snow
Hi 20 °F
Tonight

Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Snow
Likely
Lo 9 °F
Wednesday

Decreasing Clouds
Decreasing
Clouds
Hi 24 °F

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Season Dates:
Spring begins in 52 days
March 20th @ 6:46pm
We've already gained 41 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Ground Hog Day February 2nd
Valentine's Day February 14th
President's Day February 16th
Dew Point Liquid Equivalent Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 1.6°F since last hour. 6.4°F
Really Dry
In Last Hour: -1.6°F
High Dew
Point:
16.5°F
at 12:00 AM
Low Dew
Point:
6.3°F
at 7:12 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 13.5°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 3% since last hour. 67 %
In Last Hour: -3%
High
Today
80%
at 1:05 AM
Low
Today
67%
at 7:05 AM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.018  inHg/hr 29.734 inHg
In Last Hour: Rising slowly
Melt Today: 0.13 in
Melt Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.01 in
Last 7 Days: 0.60 in
January Rain: 3.55 in
January Avg: 2.41 in
Diff from Avg: Over 1.14 in for the month 1.14 in
YTD Rain:1 3.55 in
Last YTD Rain:1 2.93 in
Last Rain: Jan 27
@ 5:09 AM
Storm Total: 0.14 in
10 days in January
9 snow/rain days in 2015
0 day since last snow/rain
Currently: E at
3.0 mph
Light Air
Gusting To: 3
Max Gust
Last Hour:
15.2 mph NE
@  6:54 AM
Max Gust
Today:
15 mph
6:53 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
29 mph
on  Jan 5
Max Gust
This Year:
29 mph
on  Jan 5
Max Gust
Record
40 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 10.6°F
Today: 4.8°F 
at 6:53 AM
Yesterday: 10.4°F
Record: -17.5°F
Jan 22, 2014
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
9:52

Which is
2 min 05 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday

First Quarter Moon
FIRST QUARTER, 6 days, 23 hours, 7 minutes in cycle
53%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 13.4
January: 1087.9
Season to Date: 3413.4
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
January: Under 15.65 in for the month 10.25 in
January Avg: 25.90 in
Diff from Avg: -15.65 in
Season Total:2 14.25 in
Snow Depth: 3.50 in
5 snow days in January
10 snow days this season.2
First Snow of this Season:
November 14th
Average 1st Snow:
14 of November
Moonrise: 11:27 AM
Moonset: 12:30 AM
Full Moon: Feb 3, 2015
New Moon: Feb 18, 2015
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jan-27

1.4
Jan-28

1.3
Jan-29

1.6
Sunrise is at: 7:10 AM
Solar Noon: 12:06
Sunset is at: 5:02 PM
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 Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
5 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10 AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Heavy Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Heavy
Snow
Hi 20 °F
NWS forecast: Snow with areas of blowing snow before 3pm, then snow likely with areas of blowing snow after 3pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 20. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tonight

Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Snow
Likely
Lo 9 °F
NWS forecast: Snow showers likely with areas of blowing snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 1am and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Decreasing Clouds
Decreasing
Clouds
Hi 24 °F
Wednesday
Night

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 3 °F
Thursday

Slight Chc Light Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Light Snow
Hi 30 °F
Thursday
Night

Light Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Light Snow
Likely
Lo 22 °F
Friday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Snow
Hi 31 °F
Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 0 °F
Saturday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 16 °F
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