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Cloudy, Dry
Comfort Index: Warm
 Updated14-Aug-2018 9:25am @ 
 
Time of Next Full Update: 9:30 am -  Station Elev: 1469 ft  
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Current Conditions

@ 14-Aug-2018 9:25am
87.1°F Warmer 0.8°F than last hour.
Temp Change: °F /hr
Cloudy, Dry  Cloudy, Dry
Feels Like: 89 °F
Humidity: 49%Decreased 1% since last hour.
Dew Point: 65.6 °FIncreased 0.3°F since last hour.
Wind: Calm
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Gust: 0.0 mph
Pressure: 29.80 in Rising 0.006 inHg/hour
Steady
Solar Rad: 29%
230 W/m2
UV Index: 3.2
 Medium 
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Rate: 0.00 in
Rain Month: 0.50 in
Rain Year: 4.48 in

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Sunrise: 5:49 AM
Sunset: 7:16 PM
Moonrise: 9:23 AM
Moonset: 9:10 PM
Waxing Crescent Moon
Waxing Crescent Moon, Moon age: 3 days,8 hours,54 minutes,12%
12%
Illuminated

Daily Min/Max

Today's High Temp: 88.6°F
12:00am
Today's Low Temp: 80.9°F
5:52am
Today's High Humidity: 61%
5:46am
Today's Low Humidity: 43%
12:00am
Today's High Dewpoint: 68.9°F
1:42am
Today's Low Dewpoint: 62.3°F
12:27am
Today's High Barometric Pressure: 29.803 in/Hg
9:20am
Today's Low Barometric Pressure: 29.725 in/Hg
1:08am
Today's High Wind Speed: 7.0 mph
1:22am
Today's
High UV:
3.2
 Medium 
9:24am
Today's
High Solar:
513 W/m2
8:35am
Today's High Rain Rate: 0.000 in/min
7:00pm
Today's High
Hourly Rain Rate:
0.000 in/hr
Days Since
Last Rain:
1 Days
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Data Quality for North Phoenix, AZ
CWOP ID - C3794




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Current Time Span Selected: 28 Days


Barometer Graph
Madis Value: 96% 
Data Span: 28 Days
Average Barometer Error: -1.5 milliBars
Error Standard Deviation: 0.3 milliBars

Baro Chart
Calculations/Data courtesy of Phillip Gladstone. Script courtesy of  Michael Holden of Relay Weather.






Temperature Graph
Madis Value: 99% 
Data Span: 28 Days 24 Hours Daytime Nighttime
Average Temp. Error: 0.8 °F 0.2 °F 1.4 °F
Error Standard Deviation: 1.6 °F 1.6 °F 1.4 °F

Temp Chart
Calculations/Data courtesy of Phillip Gladstone. Script courtesy of  Michael Holden of Relay Weather.




Dewpoint Graph
Madis Value: 94% 
Data Span: 28 Days 24 Hours Daytime Nighttime
Average Dewpoint Error: -3.0 °F -3.8 °F -2.1 °F
Error Standard Deviation: 2.5 °F 2.4 °F 2.3 °F

Dew Chart
Calculations/Data courtesy of Phillip Gladstone. Script courtesy of  Michael Holden of Relay Weather.




Wind
Madis Value: 99% 

Wind Vector
Calculations/Data courtesy of Phillip Gladstone. Script courtesy of  Michael Holden of Relay Weather.



Pepperridgenorthvalley.com is a proud member of the Citizen Weather Observer Program (CWOP). The above charts represent data reported to CWOP for North Phoenix, AZ (C3794 actuals in blue) with the predicted data based on surrounding stations (C3794 Analysis in red).

Data Quality:
The MADIS value represents the percentage of observations that have successfully passed the MADIS QC checks. If the Madis rating is within the acceptable limits, a green check will appear. Otherwise, a red x-mark will appear indicating that the data has not passed quality control.

Errors
If the above errors are POSITIVE, this means that the analysis variable is HIGHER than the reported variable. This means that the sensor is reading a variable lower than expected. If the above errors are NEGATIVE, this means that the analysis variable is LOWER than the reported variable. This means that the sensor is reading a variable higher than expected.

CWOP:
The Citizen Weather Observer Program (CWOP) is a private-public partnership with the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration. Its three main goals: 1) to collect weather data contributed by citizens; 2) to make these data available for weather services; and 3) to provide feedback to the data contributors so that they have the tools to check and improve their data quality.

Many thanks go to Phillip Gladstone at CWOP for his dedication to providing the needed accuracy and quality checks for the amateur weather observer.





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Terms such as "slight chance" of rain (10-20%), "chance" of rain (30-50%) or rain "likely" (60-70%) are used when there is uncertainty of receiving measurable precipitation anywhere in the forecast area (such as the Greater Phoenix Area). For instance, if there is only a 30-50 percent chance that rain will fall anywhere in the Phoenix Metro area, then the forecast will call for a "chance" of rain.

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