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Good Early Morning! Updated: Friday, October 19th 5:55:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 30.0, Max: 32.9, Min: 30.0

Colder 0.4°F than last hour. 30.0°F

Uncomfortably Cold

Wind Chill: 
30.0°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 32.9°F
12:00am
30.0°F
5:51am
Yesterday: 48.1°F
3:51pm
32.8°F
11:59pm
One Year Ago: 70.2°F 41.7°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
78.8°F
2016
24.0°F
2015
This Month: 78.4°F
Oct 10
30.0°F
Oct 19
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
82.0°F
1963
18.0°F
1974
Normal:5 62 °F 40 °F
Night time, Dry It is Night time, Dry
Calm Wind:  SW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Snow Snow3:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -0.4°F
24 Hour: -9.8°F
Freezing Hours
10AM - 10AM:6
4:39 Hrs
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 57.4°F
YTD Average: 54.2°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.8°F than last hour.67.9°F
Last Hour: -0.8°F
Overnight

Overnight: Areas of frost.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Areas Frost


Friday

Friday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Areas Frost
then Sunny

Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Partly Cloudy
then Chance
Showers

Lo 29 °F Hi 57 °F Lo 46 °F

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Season Dates:
We've already lost
4 hours and 22 minutes of daylight!
Winter begins in 63 days
December 21st @ 5:23pm
Upcoming Holidays
Halloween October 31st
Thanksgiving November 23rd
Dew Point Liquid Equivalent Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.1°F since last hour. 29.3°F
Really Dry
In Last Hour: -0.1°F
High Dew
Point:
31.0°F
at 12:18 AM
Low Dew
Point:
29.1°F
at 5:16 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 29.7°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 1% since last hour. 97 %
In Last Hour: +1%
High
Today
97%
at 5:27 AM
Low
Today
92%
at 12:00 AM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.008  inHg/hr 30.262 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Steady
Melt Today: 0.00 in
Melt Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.49 in
October Melt: Under 1.24 in for the month 2.55 in
October Avg: 3.79 in
Diff from Avg: -1.24 in
YTD Rain:1 49.81 in
Last YTD Rain:1 37.56 in
Last Rain: Oct 16
at 12:22 AM
Storm Total: 0.28 in
10 Days in October
120 Rain/Snow Days in 2018
2 Days since last rain
Currently: SW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
0.0 mph N
at  7:00 pm
Max Gust
Today:
0.0 mph
at 
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
18.2 mph
on  Oct 17
Max Gust
This Year:
32.5 mph
on  Apr 4
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 30.0°F
Today: 30.0°F 
at 5:51 AM
Yesterday: 32.5°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
10:56

Which is
2 min 39 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

Waxing Gibbous Moon
Waxing Gibbous, 10 days, 6 hours, 9 minutes in cycle
75%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 7.5
October: 153.9
Season to Date: 230.4
Cooling Degree Days
2018 to Date: 779.9
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
October Snow: Under 0.197 in for the month 0.00 in
October Avg: 0.20 in
Diff from Avg: -0.20 in
Season Total:2 Under 51.693 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 51.69 in
Diff from Avg: -51.69 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in October
Average First Snow:
December 1st
Moonrise: 4:05 pm
Moonset: 1:45 am
Full Hunter's Moon:
Oct 24, 2018
New Moon: Nov 7, 2018
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Jan 21, 2019
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Oct-19

3.1
Oct-20

3.1
Oct-21

2.6
Sunrise: 7:10 am
Solar Noon: 12:38
Sunset: 6:06 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Jan 5, 2019
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 Overnight & Friday
Overnight

Overnight: Areas of frost.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Areas Frost


Lo 29 °F
NWS forecast: Areas of frost. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Friday

Friday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Areas Frost
then Sunny

Hi 57 °F
NWS forecast: Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Partly Cloudy
then Chance
Showers

Lo 46 °F
Saturday

Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers

Hi 59 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Slight Chance
Showers

Lo 37 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 44 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 28 °F
Monday

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 47 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Mostly Cloudy


Lo 38 °F
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