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Good Morning! Updated: Tuesday, December 18th 8:40:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 24.7, Max: 35.3, Min: 23.2

Warmer 0.5°F than last hour. 24.7°F

Uncomfortably Cold

Wind Chill: 
17.9°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 35.3°F
12:00am
23.2°F
6:46am
Yesterday: 41.6°F
1:56pm
35.1°F
11:58pm
One Year Ago: 37.7°F 27.8°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
52.9°F
2015
14.8°F
2013
This Month: 51.4°F
Dec 3
16.1°F
Dec 11
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
58.0°F
1954
-6.0°F
1919
Normal:5 39 °F 23 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from NE Wind:  NE
5.6

Gusting to:
4.7
Current Snow Snow3:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +0.5°F
24 Hour: -11.1°F
Freezing Hours
10AM - 10AM:6
6:41 Hrs
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 32.9°F
YTD Average: 51.5°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.8°F than last hour.67.2°F
Last Hour: -0.8°F
Today

Today: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunny

Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunny

Hi 28 °F Lo 17 °F Hi 36 °F

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Season Dates:
We've already lost
6 hours and 16 minutes of daylight!
Winter begins in 3 days
December 21st @ 5:23pm
Upcoming Holidays
Merry Christmas
Christmas Eve December 24th
Christmas Day December 25th
7 days left until Christmas
New Year's Eve December 31st
New Year's Day January 1st


Dew Point Liquid Equivalent Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.8°F since last hour. 16.0°F
Really Dry
In Last Hour: -0.8°F
High Dew
Point:
30.2°F
at 12:02 AM
Low Dew
Point:
14.9°F
at 6:46 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 22.3°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 4% since last hour. 69 %
In Last Hour: -4%
High
Today
84%
at 12:12 AM
Low
Today
64%
at 1:36 AM
Barometer
Current: Rising 0.027  inHg/hr 29.955 inHg
In Last Hour: Rising slowly
In Last 3 Hours: Rising rapidly
Melt Today: 0.00 in
Melt Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.91 in
December Melt: Under 1.67 in for the month 1.46 in
December Avg: 3.13 in
Diff from Avg: -1.67 in
YTD Rain:1 58.48 in
Last YTD Rain:1 43.50 in
Last Rain: Dec 16
at 9:38 PM
Storm Total: 0.87 in
4 Days in December
146 Snow/Rain Days in 2018
1 Day since last snow/rain
Currently: NE at
5.6 mph
Light Breeze
Gusting To: 4.7
Max Gust
Last Hour:
17.0 mph ESE
at  8:17 am
Max Gust
Today:
22.1 mph
at  1:35 AM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
22.1 mph
on  Dec 18
Max Gust
This Year:
32.5 mph
on  Apr 4
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 17.9°F
Today: 13.5°F 
at 6:46 AM
Yesterday: 29.7°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
09:10

Which is
0 min 16 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

Waxing Gibbous Moon
Waxing Gibbous, 11 days, 6 hours, 24 minutes in cycle
81%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 12.0
December: 556.3
Season to Date: 1823.9
Cooling Degree Days
2018 to Date: 779.9
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
December Snow: Under 5.012 in for the month 0.50 in
December Avg: 5.51 in
Diff from Avg: -5.01 in
Season Total:2 Under 42.244 in for the season 10.00 in
Season Average:2 52.24 in
Diff from Avg: -42.24 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
2 Snow Days in December
5 Snow Days this Season.2
First Snow of this Season:
November 15th
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 1:56 pm
Moonset: 2:20 am
Full Cold Moon:
Dec 22, 2018
New Moon: Jan 5, 2019
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Jan 21, 2019
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Dec-18

1.0
Dec-19

1.2
Dec-20

1.2
Sunrise: 7:15 am
Solar Noon: 11:50
Sunset: 4:25 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Jul 2, 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 Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunny

Hi 28 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Mostly Clear

Lo 17 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunny

Hi 36 °F
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Mostly Clear

Lo 24 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 42 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Rain

Lo 37 °F
Friday

Friday: Rain.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Rain

Hi 53 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Showers
Likely

Lo 44 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Mostly Cloudy

Hi 46 °F
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