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Good Afternoon! Updated: Thursday, July 16th 12:50:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 79.8, Max: 81.9, Min: 65.5

Warmer 0.8°F than last hour. 79.8°F

Warm

Heat Index: 
79.8°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 81.9°F
12:06pm
65.5°F
5:55am
Yesterday: 82.0°F
5:13pm
61.9°F
5:31am
One Year Ago: 90.9°F 58.9°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
90.9°F
2019
55.1°F
2015
This Month: 93.4°F
Jul 6
61.9°F
Jul 2
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
96°F
1983
50°F
1946
Normal:5 85 °F 63 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from NNW Wind:  NNW
1.1

Gusting to:
0.4
Current Rain Rain:
0.04 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +0.8°F
24 Hour: +4.1°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 73.6°F
YTD Average: 49.3°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.5°F than last hour.78.4°F
Last Hour: +0.5°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 8 mph.
Partly Sunny


Tonight

Tonight: A slight chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Mostly Cloudy
then Slight
Chance
Showers

Friday

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
Showers then
Chance
T-storms

Hi 76 °F Lo 63 °F Hi 77 °F

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Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 2.8°F since last hour. 65.6°F
Muggy
In Last Hour: -2.8°F
High Dew
Point:
67.9°F
at 11:53 AM
Low Dew
Point:
62.4°F
at 10:50 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 70.6°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 8% since last hour. 62 %
In Last Hour: -8%
High
Today
98%
at 4:55 AM
Low
Today
55%
at 12:20 PM
Barometer
Current: Falling 0.012  inHg/hr 30.245 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Falling slowly
Rain Today: 0.04 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rate Last Hour: 0.00/hr
Max Rain 0.08 in/hr
Rate Today: at 2:55 AM
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.26 in
July Rain: Under 2.33 in for the month 2.46 in
July Avg: 4.79 in
Diff from Avg: -2.33 in
YTD Rain:1 22.39 in
Last YTD Rain:1 25.25 in
Last Rain: Jul 16
at 4:54 AM
Storm Total: 0.04 in
8 Days in July
68 Rain/Snow Days in 2020
0 Days since last rain
Currently: NNW at
1.1 mph
Light Air
Gusting To: 0.4
Max Gust
Last Hour:
9.1 mph W
at  12:30 pm
Max Gust
Today:
9.1 mph
at  12:30 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
15.0 mph
on  Jul 11
Max Gust
This Year:
28.6 mph
on  Apr 2
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 79.8°F
Today: 84.5°F  12:06 PM
Yesterday: 85.6°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul 20, 2013
14 hours,
52 minutes
of Daylight
- - - - - - - -
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend
- - - - - - - -
Which is
1 min 27 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday
Waning Crescent Moon
Morning Crescent, 25 days, 10 hours, 10 minutes in cycle
16%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 1.6
July: 132.9
2020 to Date: 316.7
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 0.0
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
July Snow: No Change 0.00 in
July Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 46.378 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 46.38 in
Diff from Avg: -46.38 in
Last Snow: Apr 18
Storm Total: 0.25 in
Current
Snow Depth:
0.00 in
0 Snow Days in July
Average First Snow:
November 26th
Moonrise: 2:07 am
Moonset: 4:45 pm
Full Sturgeon Moon:
Aug 3, 2020
New Moon: Jul 20, 2020
Next Lunar Eclipse:
May 26, 2021
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jul-16

10.2
Jul-17

9.9
Jul-18

8.8
Sunrise: 5:34 am
Solar Noon: 13:00
Sunset: 8:26 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Oct 14, 2023
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 Windsor Locks Record and Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT and are updated at 4AM.
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 8 mph.
Partly Sunny


Hi 76 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 8 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: A slight chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Mostly Cloudy
then Slight
Chance
Showers

Lo 63 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
Showers then
Chance
T-storms

Hi 77 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
Showers then
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 66 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light west wind.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 88 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 67 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Hot


Hi 91 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 71 °F
Monday

Monday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Mostly Sunny
then Chance
Showers

Hi 90 °F
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