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Good Early Morning! Updated: Thursday, October 19th 4:40:00 am  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 42.8, Max: 47.7, Min: 42.8

Colder 1°F than last hour. 42.8°F

Cold

Wind Chill: 
42.8°F

Temp Highs Lows
Today: 47.7°F
12:00am
42.8°F
4:33am
Yesterday: 69.5°F
2:56pm
37.4°F
6:54am
One Year Ago: 78.8°F 54.5°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
78.8°F
2016
24.0°F
2015
This Month: 78.2°F
Oct 5
34.2°F
Oct 17
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:  WSW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -1.0°F
24 Hour: +5.0°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 59.1°F
YTD Average: 54.2°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Colder 0.7°F than last hour.72.3°F
Last Hour: -0.7°F
Today

Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Mostly Clear

Friday

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Sunny

Hi 71 °F Lo 45 °F Hi 68 °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 @ 11:29am
Upcoming Holidays
Halloween October 31st
Thanksgiving November 23rd
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.8°F since last hour. 41.7°F
Dry
In Last Hour: -0.8°F
High Dew
Point:
46.1°F
at 12:00 AM
Low Dew
Point:
41.7°F
at 4:33 AM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 42.3°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 1% since last hour. 96 %
In Last Hour: +1%
High
Today
96%
at 3:26 AM
Low
Today
94%
at 12:00 AM
Barometer
Current: No Change 30.286 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Steady
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.08 in
October Rain: Under 3 in for the month 0.63 in
October Avg: 3.63 in
Diff from Avg: -3.00 in
YTD Rain:1 37.56 in
Last YTD Rain:1 26.94 in
Last Rain: Oct 16
@ 3:38 AM
Storm Total: 0.05 in
5 Days in October
115 Rain/Snow Days in 2017
2 Days since last rain
Currently: WSW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
0.0 mph N
Max Gust
Today:
0.0 mph
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
12.2 mph
on  Oct 16
Max Gust
This Year:
31.1 mph
on  Apr 16
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Wind Chill
Current: 42.8°F
Today: 42.8°F 
at 4:33 AM
Yesterday: 37.4°F
Record: -24.0°F
Feb 14, 2016
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
10:56

Which is
2 min 40 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

New Moon
NEW MOON, 29 days, 3 hours, 14 minutes in cycle
0%
Illuminated



Heating Degree Days2 Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 3.4
October: 123.7
Season to Date: 245.2
Cooling Degree Days
2017 to Date: 559.6
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
October Snow: Under 0.236 in for the month 0.00 in
October Avg: 0.24 in
Diff from Avg: -0.24 in
Season Total:2 Under 48.071 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 48.07 in
Diff from Avg: -48.07 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 Snow Days in October
Average First Snow:
November 29th
Moonrise: 6:45 am
Moonset: 6:22 pm
Full Beaver Moon:
Nov 4, 2017
New Moon: Oct 19, 2017
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Jan 31, 2018
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Oct-19

3.2
Oct-20

3.2
Oct-21

3.1
Sunrise: 7:10 am
Solar Noon: 12:38
Sunset: 6:06 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Feb 15, 2018
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: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 71 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Mostly Clear

Lo 45 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Friday

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Sunny

Hi 68 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. North wind 3 to 7 mph. Clear

Lo 40 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind. Sunny

Hi 73 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.Mostly Clear

Lo 48 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.Mostly Sunny

Hi 70 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.Partly Cloudy

Lo 52 °F
Monday

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.Partly Sunny

Hi 71 °F
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