1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.
2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.
3 Snow is continually measured automatically using a Laser Snow Sensor.
4 Updated at Noon Eastern Time.
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 the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation..
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 30 of just the month of July for this station since 2005.
11 Historical average rain this season to day 30 of July for this station since 2005.
NWS Weather Forecast -
Outlook Tonight & Friday
Lo 62 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 6 to 10 mph. WXSIM forecast: Mostly clear in the evening, becoming clear after midnight. Low 65°. Wind west-northwest around 5 mph, gusting to 16 mph. VP2 automated forecast:Mostly cloudy and cooler. precipitation possible within 12 hours, possibly heavy at times. windy.
Hi 80 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 10 to 15 mph. WXSIM forecast: Sunny. High 78°. UV index up to 8. Wind west-northwest around 8 mph, gusting to 18 mph.
July 30, 1987
Afternoon highs of 105 degrees at Aberdeen SD, 102 degrees at Bismarck, ND, and 102 degrees at Pueblo, CO, were records for the date. Pueblo, CO, reported just .09 inch of rain for the first thirty days of the month. (The National Weather Summary)