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The transition to August won't bring much of a change in the weather pattern see for at least the latter half of July in the Upper Midwest. http://ow.ly/QlriT

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Mother Nature's short breath of dry air on central Florida will come to a screeching halt this weekend. http://ow.ly/QkSNm

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Heavy rain returns to the Deep South while hot weather bakes the Northwest. More in today's outlook... http://ow.ly/QkPkC

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Fair Skies And Warm Temperatures For Rockford, Michigan

Temperature: 78Average Wind:  2 mph WSWFeels Like:     78Dew Point:     64Barometer:     29.93 & fallingHumidity:       61%Visibility:      10 miSunrise:       6:31 amSunset:        9:04 pmSunny with a high in the mid 80s. W winds 10 - 20 mph with gusts to around 30.Mostly clear. Low in the lower 60s. W winds 5 - 10…See More
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Another Lovely Day in Mid Michigan

This weather has been fantastic and I'm hoping that it continues well into Fall.  It took summer a while to finally reach us but it is here and we are all happy.  There is the possibility of rain in our forecast for tonight but just hit and miss showers.  The last two rainy days have left us with very little and we really…See More
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Mist in Sydney,Cape Breton Island

Today cloudy. Showers beginning this morning. Risk of a thundershower. Amount 10 mm. Fog patches dissipating near noon. Wind becoming south 30 km/h gusting to 50 this morning. High 22°C. UV index 3 or moderate. Tonight showers ending this evening then partly cloudy. Fog patches developing after midnight. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to…See More
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The mandatory water conservation effort in California is proving to be beneficial but now officials are targeting the stragglers... http://ow.ly/QkjBb

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Myanmar expected to see more rain that will aggravate flooding conditions... http://ow.ly/Qkeb3

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Even though the Atlantic tropics have been in a quiet spell, August brings a bit of an uptick in activity. http://ow.ly/Qk9mK

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Did you see the "Blue Moon" this morning? If not, here's today's photo of the day! Other blue moon photos can be seen here.... http://ow.ly/Qk9dM

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Beijing will be hosting the Winter Olympics in 2022. What is the weather typically like there? Find out here: ow.ly/QjLwT

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Gaithersburg Maryland VP2 backyard weather station report for Thursday, July 30, 2015

Thursday was a partly sunny day, very warm and muggy with dew points above the 70 mark all day. A line of showers/storms came through between 1315 and 1350 hours at my station, with a bit of thunder and brief periods of moderate to heavy rain but the heavy periods were quite brief. No more showers/storm action the rest of the day, with temps staying in the upper 80s and dew points remaining high. Temps this evening/early morning Friday have dropped slowly through the 80s and the 70s this…See More
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T. Storms, High Desert Flash Flooding, And High Humidity In Southern California

A sustained southeasterly flow will continue to pump deep “monsoonal” moisture into the area through the end of the week. The amount of moisture in the atmosphere is running 200-300% of normal this morning, which will translate into scattered wet thunderstorms later this morning and throughout the afternoon. Yesterday, there were…See More
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WeatherLink Module and Weather Publishing App Update

I wanted to take a moment to update people on the current status of our WeatherLink Module, the cross platform, open source weather publishing app, as well as the ability to embed your Backyard Station's data into a website or your Backyard Community profile.

As many of you are aware, we've been experiencing some major issues with our WeatherLink Module, especially with later builds of WeatherLink. A while back ago, we open sourced the module and posted the source code to the…

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Created by Nathan Parker May 20, 2015 at 4:57pm. Last updated by Nathan Parker May 20.

Backyard Stations Update

Since I'm getting my share of emails and discussion posts concerning this, I wanted to provide the community with an update on the status of Backyard Stations so I have an official document I can point to people for now instead of having to continue typing the same message in future emails/discussions.

Here's the current state of Backyard Stations:

1. Backyard Stations are currently visible at WeatherBug.com, but you still have to jump through the "Change…

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Created by Nathan Parker May 7, 2015 at 4:08pm. Last updated by Nathan Parker May 7.

Nathan Parker to Speak on POLYGON Live Show

Nathan Parker will be on a live show called POLYGON Friday night (February 27, 2015) at 7PM CST to answer questions related to WeatherBug, Backyard Stations, the Backyard Community, etc. He also be monitoring his personal Twitter feed @mallardnathan during the live show, so feel free to tweet him your questions. Here's the link to the live stream. http://iawx.net/polygon Continue

Created by Nathan Parker Feb 27, 2015 at 12:15am. Last updated by Nathan Parker Feb 27.

Introducing WeatherBug Home

Weather is the #1 driver of home energy use. When it’s hot, you’re likely to blast your air conditioning and vice versa. Weather is a key factor in determining your monthly energy costs, putting WeatherBug in a unique position to help people save energy and stay comfortable.

 

WeatherBug Home is our latest offering. It’s an innovative application of our big weather data combined with smart meter data and the power of two-way connected thermostats to automatically deliver…

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Created by Nathan Parker Feb 26, 2015 at 8:30pm. Last updated by Nathan Parker Feb 26.

Welcome to the WeatherBug Backyard Community

We're glad you’re joining us at the WeatherBug Backyard Community. Here’s some tips to help you get started. 

 

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Warm and alot Drier, Quincy MA

Posted by Hans Dietrich on July 31, 2015 at 6:20pm 0 Comments

The Cold Front passed through and left 0.03" in the rain gauge. Whoopee!!! The only other good that came with it was the much drier air. Today, the high temperature of 88°F was reached late afternoon with a humidity of 35%. In the shade it was quite pleasant. Wind has been from the West at 5 to 10 mph with the occasional gust a little bit higher.

Tonight will be mainly clear with an overnight low temperature in the upper 60's. The wind will be from the SW at 5 to 10 mph.…

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Fair Skies And Warm Temperatures For Rockford, Michigan

Posted by Patricia Arline Murphy on July 31, 2015 at 10:11am 0 Comments

Temperature: 78

Average Wind:  2 mph WSW

Feels Like:     78

Dew Point:     64

Barometer:     29.93 & falling

Humidity:       61%

Visibility:      10 mi

Sunrise:       6:31 am…

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Another Lovely Day in Mid Michigan

Posted by Cathie Ursu on July 31, 2015 at 9:38am 0 Comments

This weather has been fantastic and I'm hoping that it continues well into Fall.  It took summer a while to finally reach us but it is here and we are all happy.  There is the possibility of rain in our forecast for tonight but just hit and miss showers.  The last two rainy days have left us with very little and we really could use some rain.

Right now (9:30 AM EDT), our temp is 74F, the humidity is 50%, and skies are clear.  Winds are from the west northwest at 4 mph.  The pressure is 29.93" and steady, and the dew point is 63F.  Visibility is 10 miles.  Yesterday's high was 83F and the overnight low was 64F.

OUR FORECAST:

Today...Breezy. Mostly sunny. Highs 81 to 85. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph...Becoming west 15…

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Mist in Sydney,Cape Breton Island

Posted by William W. on July 31, 2015 at 9:18am 0 Comments

Today cloudy. Showers beginning this morning. Risk of a thundershower. Amount 10 mm. Fog patches dissipating near noon. Wind becoming south 30 km/h gusting to 50 this morning. High 22°C. UV index 3 or moderate. Tonight showers ending this evening then partly cloudy. Fog patches developing after midnight. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light this evening. Low 17°C.

Temperature:18.8°C -- Dewpoint:18.0°C -- Humidity:95% -- Wind:S 20 km/h

Gaithersburg Maryland VP2 backyard weather station report for Thursday, July 30, 2015

Posted by Kevin Shaw on July 31, 2015 at 3:18am 0 Comments

Thursday was a partly sunny day, very warm and muggy with dew points above the 70 mark all day. A line of showers/storms came through between 1315 and 1350 hours at my station, with a bit of thunder and brief periods of moderate to heavy rain but the heavy periods were quite brief. No more showers/storm action the rest of the day, with temps staying in the upper 80s and dew points remaining high. Temps this evening/early morning Friday have dropped slowly through the 80s and the 70s this evening, but in the early morning hours of Friday temps have dropped more, into the upper 60s with dew point temps now in the mid 60s. By the morning we should be in the low- mid 60s and hopefully dew points in the 50s. I continued to celebrate my birthday on Thursday, meeting my friend Laura for lunch at Famous Dave's in Germantown. The storms/showers were moving in as we parked in front of the…

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Thursday - July 30, 2015`s - Historical Climate Data !

Posted by William Elton Brantley on July 31, 2015 at 3:03am 0 Comments

Lowest Barometric Pressure : 30.02″ At 3 a.m.

Highest Barometric Pressure : 30.13″ At 12 & 1 p.m.

Lowest Relative Humidity : 33% At 3 p.m.

Highest Relative Humidity : 88% At 3 – 5 a.m.

Lowest Dew Point Temperature : 59° At 2 – 4, 6 – 8 p.m.

Highest Dew Point Temperature : 75° At 12, 1, 3 – 5 a.m.

Lowest Wind Speed : Calm at 10 – 11:59 p.m.

Highest Wind Gust : NE – 22 m.p.h. at 4:31 p.m.

Lo : 70°

Normal : 68°

Record Warmest : 76° In 2008 & 2011 !

Record Coldest : 57° In 1965, 1974 & 2014 !

Hi : 91°, Felt Like 91° in the shade at 3 & 5 p.m.

Normal : 91°

Record Hottest : 101° In 1999 & 2012 !

Record Coolest :…

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In Summer Heat, Check the Back Seat!

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