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Good Afternoon! Updated: Thursday, October 1st 3:35:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 68.2, Max: 70.1, Min: 50.9

Colder 1.9°F than last hour. 68.2°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
68.2°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 70.1°F
2:33pm
50.9°F
6:51am
Yesterday: 70.5°F
4:26am
52.2°F
11:54pm
One Year Ago: 76.4°F 58.8°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
73.3°F
2015
44.5°F
2013
This Month: 70.1°F
Oct 1
50.9°F
Oct 1
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
89°F
1927
30°F
1992
Normal:5 69 °F 46 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from SW Wind:  SW
0.3

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -1.9°F
24 Hour: +2.1°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 57.1°F
YTD Average: 54.5°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.2°F than last hour.77.7°F
Last Hour: +0.2°F
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Partly Cloudy
then Chance
Showers

Friday

Friday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely

Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Mostly Clear


Lo 48 °F Hi 59 °F Lo 42 °F

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Season Dates:
We've already lost
3 hours and 32 minutes of daylight!
Winter begins in 81 days
December 21st @ 5:03am
Upcoming Holidays
Halloween October 31st
Thanksgiving November 26th
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 5.3°F since last hour. 56.0°F
Pleasant
In Last Hour: +5.3°F
High Dew
Point:
58.9°F
at 10:37 AM
Low Dew
Point:
47.4°F
at 2:12 PM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 61.2°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 15% since last hour. 65 %
In Last Hour: +15%
High
Today
100%
at 3:48 AM
Low
Today
46%
at 2:12 PM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.003  inHg/hr 30.056 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Falling slowly
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.84 in
Max Rain 5.14 in/hr
Rate Yesterday: at 2:31 AM
Last 7 Days: 2.13 in
October Rain: Under 3.95 in for the month 0.00 in
October Avg: 3.95 in
Diff from Avg: -3.95 in
YTD Rain:1 31.02 in
Last YTD Rain:1 36.50 in
Last Rain: Sep 30
at 8:46 AM
Storm Total: 1.86 in
0 Days in October
94 Rain/Snow Days in 2020
0 Days since last rain
Currently: SW at
0.3 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
5.3 mph NE
at  2:44 pm
Max Gust
Today:
11.7 mph
at  12:54 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
11.7 mph
on  Oct 1
Max Gust
This Year:
28.6 mph
on  Apr 2
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 68.2°F
Today: 70.1°F  2:33 PM
Yesterday: 70.5°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul 20, 2013
11 hours,
43 minutes
of Daylight
- - - - - - - -
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend
- - - - - - - -
Which is
2 min 45 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday
Full Harvest Moon
FULL MOON, 14 days, 8 hours, 38 minutes in cycle
100%
Illuminated


Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.0
October: 0.0
2020 to Date: 719.6
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 127.0
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
October Snow: Under 0.157 in for the month 0.00 in
October Avg: 0.16 in
Diff from Avg: -0.16 in
Season Total:2 Under 46.338 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 46.34 in
Diff from Avg: -46.34 in
Last Snow: Apr 18
Storm Total: 0.25 in
Current
Snow Depth:
0.00 in
0 Snow Days in October
Average First Snow:
November 26th
Moonrise: 7:00 pm
Moonset: 6:21 am
Full Harvest Moon:
Oct 1, 2020
New Moon: Oct 16, 2020
Next Lunar Eclipse:
May 26, 2021
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Oct-01

4.9
Oct-02

4.6
Oct-03

4.5
Sunrise: 6:51 am
Solar Noon: 12:43
Sunset: 6:34 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 Tonight & Friday
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Partly Cloudy
then Chance
Showers

Lo 48 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday

Friday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely

Hi 59 °F
NWS forecast: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Mostly Clear


Lo 42 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 61 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Mostly Clear


Lo 40 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 62 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Mostly Cloudy
then Chance
Showers

Lo 45 °F
Monday

Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance
Showers

Hi 59 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance
Showers

Lo 43 °F
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