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Updated: @ 29-Aug-2015 2:15am  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook
Clear Clear
Currently: 54.3, Max: 55.9, Min: 54.3 54.3°F
Colder 0.9°F than last hour.

Cool

Feels like: 57.1°F

24-hr difference
-10.5°FColder 10.5°F than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 55.9°F
12:00am
71.4°F
11:35am
Low: 54.3°F
2:14am
55.9°F
11:56pm
 Wind from N N
1
Gust:
2 mph
0 Bft - Calm
Today: 5 mph 12:26am
Gust Month: 38 mph August 22
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.000 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.11 in
This Month: 3.90 in
Season Total: 18.43 in
1 day since last rain.
Saturday

Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny
Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 97 % Increased 0.4% since last hour.
Dew Point: 53.5°F Decreased 0.7°F since last hour.
Barometer: 29.98 inHg Falling 0.01  inHg/hr
Baro Trend: Steady
Sunrise: 6:39am
Sunset: 8:01pm
Moonset: 6:24am
Moonrise: 7:54pm
Full Moon
Full Moon, Moon at 14 days in cycle
99%
Illuminated
UV Index Solar Radiation
   0.0    None
High: 0.0 @ 12:00am
0 W/m2
High: 0 @  12:00am
 NWS Weather Forecast  - Outlook: Overnight & Saturday
Overnight

Overnight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Patchy Fog

Lo 53 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Davis VP+ forecast: Increasing clouds with little temperature change
 
Saturday

Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 79 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
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This Date In Weather History
Weather History for August 29
 
1988
Cool air invaded the north central U.S. Ten cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Bismarck ND with a reading of 33 degrees. Deerfield, a small town in the Black Hills of South Dakota, reported a low of 23 degrees. The remnants of Tropical Storm Chris drenched eastern Pennsylvania with up to five and a half inches of rain, and produced high winds which gusted to 90 mph, severely damaging a hundred boats in Anne Arundel County MD. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

2005
Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Plaquemines Parish in southeastern Louisiana early on the 29th with maximum sustained winds near 125 mph, a strong category-three, and the third most-intense landfalling hurricane in U.S. history. The center of the hurricane passed just east of New Orleans, where winds gusted over 100 mph. Widespread devastation and unprecedented flooding occurred, submerging at least 80 percent of the city as levees failed. Farther east, powerful winds and a devastating storm surge of 20-30 feet raked the Mississippi coastline, including Gulfport and Biloxi, where Gulf of Mexico floodwaters spread several miles inland. Rainfall amounts of 8-10 inches were common along and to the east of the storm's path. Katrina weakened to a tropical storm as it tracked northward through Mississippi and gradually lost its identity as it moved into the Tennessee Valley on the 30th, dum

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