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Good Evening! Updated: Thursday, May 23rd 5:45:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 65.4, Max: 73.1, Min: 52.9

Colder 0.4°F than last hour. 65.4°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
65.4°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 73.1°F
1:04pm
52.9°F
5:42am
Yesterday: 74.8°F
4:13pm
44.5°F
5:39am
One Year Ago: 82.6°F 56.4°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
82.6°F
2018
39.1°F
2015
This Month: 82.1°F
May 19
40.7°F
May 12
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
96°F
1964
37°F
1976
Normal:5 73 °F 50 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from WSW Wind:  WSW
0.1

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.07 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -0.4°F
24 Hour: -5.9°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 56.9°F
YTD Average: 39.4°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.2°F than last hour.72.6°F
Last Hour: -0.2°F
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms


Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 2am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms then
Isolated
Showers

Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 68 °F Lo 56 °F Hi 72 °F

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Season Dates:
Summer begins in 29 days
June 21st @ 11:55am
We've already gained
5 hours and 48 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Memorial Day May 27th
Independence Day July 4th


Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 0.7°F since last hour. 59.4°F
Pleasant
In Last Hour: +0.7°F
High Dew
Point:
59.6°F
at 5:17 PM
Low Dew
Point:
46.8°F
at 12:00 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 61.9°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 3% since last hour. 81 %
In Last Hour: +3%
High
Today
97%
at 6:06 AM
Low
Today
47%
at 2:11 PM
Barometer
Current: Falling 0.019  inHg/hr 29.876 inHg
In Last Hour: Falling slowly
In Last 3 Hours: Falling rapidly
Rain Today: 0.07 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rate Last Hour: 0.00/hr
Max Rain 0.29 in/hr
Rate Today: at 4:47 AM
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.39 in
May Rain: Under 0.94 in for the month 3.73 in
May Avg: 4.67 in
Diff from Avg: -0.94 in
YTD Rain:1 19.43 in
Last YTD Rain:1 20.37 in
Last Rain: May 23
at 5:30 AM
Storm Total: 0.07 in
17 Days in May
67 Rain/Snow Days in 2019
0 Days since last rain
Currently: WSW at
0.1 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
4.0 mph WNW
at  5:24 pm
Max Gust
Today:
12.2 mph
at  10:51 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
19.8 mph
on  May 21
Max Gust
This Year:
30.5 mph
on  Apr 15
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 65.4°F
Today: 73.1°F  1:04 PM
Yesterday: 74.8°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul 20, 2013
14 hours,
46 minutes
of Daylight
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend
Which is
1 min 42 sec
Longer Than
Yesterday
Waning Gibbous Moon
Waning Gibbous, 18 days, 23 hours, 6 minutes in cycle
77%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.0
May: 6.3
2019 to Date: 6.4
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 5871.8
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May Snow: No Change 0.00 in
May Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 9.465 in for the season 40.85 in
Season Average:2 50.31 in
Diff from Avg: -9.46 in
Last Snow: Mar 23
Storm Total: 2.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in May
25 Snow Days this Season.2
First Snow of this Season:
November 15th
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 11:59 pm
Moonset: 9:28 am
Full Strawberry Moon:
Jun 17, 2019
New Moon: Jun 3, 2019
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Dec 31, 1969
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
May-23

8.2
May-24

7.4
May-25

9.1
Sunrise: 5:27 am
Solar Noon: 12:50
Sunset: 8:13 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Dec 31, 1969
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: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms


Hi 68 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 2am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms then
Isolated
Showers

Lo 56 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 2am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 72 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 48 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 70 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers


Lo 54 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Partly Sunny


Hi 80 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 58 °F
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 77 °F
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