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211 AM EST Tue Dec 5 2023 SYNOPSIS... Weak high pressure will build across the region this morning, with just some light lake effect snow showers lingering. Weak low pressure will pass by to our southwest this afternoon and tonight, bringing some light snow to the western Southern Tier. Area Forecast Discussion
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: @ 2:50pm  
Temperatures Current Conditions Forecast
Lake Erie:45F
Lake Ontario:46F
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.3°F than last hour.

35.7°F

Wind Chill:  35.7°F
Cold
High Today
36.7°F
10:10 AM
Low Today
31.9°F
6:53 AM
Yest High
42.5°F
1:44 AM
Yest Low
36.2°F
6:50 PM
Sta* High
62.9°F
2013
Sta* Low
16.7°F
2018
* This Station's Records Since 12/2013
Rec* High
69.0°F
1989
Rec* Low
-3.0°F
1902
Weather Server uptime 5 Days 12 Hours 31 Minutes 44 Seconds
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Public Info Statement
Overcast Overcast

Wind from W Wind:  W
0.8

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-0.0 of 100
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Chance
Rain/Snow
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Chance Snow
Showers
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers
Hi 37 °F Lo 28 °F Hi 34 °F

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Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.3°F since last hour. 29.2°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.3°F since last hour. 0.3°F
High 12:00 AM: 30.4°F
Low 4:31 AM: 25.9°F
Record High: 74.7°F on
Sep-6-2023
Record Low: 8.6°F on
Mar-18-2023
Wetbulb: 33.4°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.00 in
Dec Rain: 0.99 in
Dec to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Dec to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.99 in for the month 0.99 in
Dec Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.99 in for the month 0.99 in
Season:1 37.83 in
YTD
  Avg:11
31.05 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 6.78 in for the year 6.78 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Dec-3-2023
at 9:55 PM
139 rain days in 2023
3 days in December
1 day since last rain
Current: W  0.8 mph
1Hr Average: 1.7 mph
Wind Run: 33.29 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 14.0 mph 2:26 AM
Month: 21.0 mph Dec-4
Year: 56.0 mph Nov-11
Record Gust: 56.0 mph
Nov-11-2023
Sunlight:
9 hrs 43 min
26 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is 57 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waning Crescent
Waning Crescent, 22 days, 10 hours, 26 minutes in cycle
44%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: No Change 77%
Last Hour: No Change 0%
High 6:39 AM: 80%
Low 10:13 AM: 71%
Record High: 97%
Jun-24-2023
Record Low: 18%
May-18-2023
Current: Falling 0.01  inHg/hr 30.030 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 9:41 AM: 30.096 in.
Low 12:00 AM: 30.012 in.
Record High: 30.637 inHg
Apr-8-2023
Record Low: 29.202 inHg
May-1-2023
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill AIR
Today: 18.4
Dec: 110.7
2023 to Date: 4810.1
Cooling Degree Days
2023 to Date: 604.2
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Dec Snow: Under 15.512 in for the month 0.00 in
Dec Avg: 15.51 in
Diff from Avg: -15.51 in
Season Total:2 3.50 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in December
2 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
Nov-1-2023
Average 1st Snow:
29 of Nov
Current: 35.7°F
Low 3:58 AM: 27.6°F
Yesterday: 31.2°F
Record: 10.0°F
Mar-19-2023
Quality
Index6:

62


Moderate
Density:
1.28 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
720 Minutes
Highest:
10:08 AM
0.6
69 W/m2
20%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
10:10 AM
183  W/m2
Record:
1241 W/m2
Soil Depth/Temp8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
0.6 in: 41°F °F
1.2 in: 43°F
1.8 in: 44°F

Growing conditions
at the depth of:  0.6 in:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 1.00 in
7-Days ET: 0.16 in
7-Day:  0.839 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.839 in
December:  0.93 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.93 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
94.8°F
Sep-6-2023
19.8°F
Mar-30-2023
Daytime Records
  91.8°F
Sep-06-2023
  26.4°F
Nov-29-2023
Nitetime Records
  79.0°F
Jul-29-2023
  24.1°F
Mar-19-2023
ICN:5 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   7 Leaf Wetness is surface moisture on foliage. 0 being totally dry and 15 being totally saturated.   8 Soil moisture and temperatures are from sensors burried in the ground at the levels specified.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 5 of just the month of December for this station since 2013.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 5 of December for this station since 2013.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Chance
Rain/Snow

Hi 37 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds and warmer, precipitation possible within 12 to 24 hrs, windy.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Chance Snow
Showers

Lo 28 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Partly Cloudy
then Snow
Likely
Thursday

Thursday: Rain and snow likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Rain/Snow
Likely
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Partly Sunny

Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Mostly Cloudy

Hi 34 °F Lo 27 °F Hi 41 °F Lo 34 °F Hi 48 °F Lo 42 °F Hi 55 °F

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