Saratoga, California (West Valley College Area)

Current Weather Conditions

05/04/16 18:00:00

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Current Conditions
Outside Temperature 71.3°F
Wind Chill 71.3°F
Heat Index 71.3°F
Dewpoint 55.3°F
Humidity 57%
Barometer 29.829 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) -0.024 inHg
Wind 1 mph from 22° (NNE)
Rain Rate 0.00 in/hr
Garage Temperature 74.3°F
UV 0.7
ET 0.01 in
Solar Radiation 167 W/m²

 

Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
75.8°F at 15:52:35
57.1°F at 04:45:38
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
75.8°F at 15:52:35
57.1°F at 04:45:38
High Humidity
Low Humidity
85% at 05:12:46
53% at 14:08:19
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
58.4°F at 15:50:41
51.8°F at 00:00:52
High Barometer
Low Barometer
29.926 inHg at 00:13:04
29.818 inHg at 17:08:05
Today's Rain 0.00 in
High Rain Rate 0.00 in/hr at 00:00:02
High Wind 9 mph from 36° at 13:29:15
Average Wind 0 mph
RMS Wind 1 mph
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
0 mph
284°
High Garage Temperature
Low Garage Temperature
74.3°F at 17:56:03
68.7°F at 09:16:02
High UV
Low UV
6.9 at 12:10:07
0.0 at 00:00:02
High ET
Low ET
0.02 in at 14:00:00
0.00 in at 00:05:00
High Radiation
Low Radiation
984 W/m² at 12:09:57
0 W/m² at 00:00:02

 

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Current Forecast Generated from NWS NDFD/SOAP feed


Auto-derived Forecast from NWS Raw Data for Saratoga, CA (37.263/-122.003)
Generated on: Thu, 05 May 2016 00:50:00 +0000
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Wednesday
Night
A chance of light rain showers.
Lo 52 °F
 Precp 26% 
Chance
Rain
Showers

 
Thursday
A chance of light rain showers, with a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Hi 64 °F
 Precp 28% 
Chance
Rain
Showers

Thursday
Night
A chance of light rain showers.
Lo 51 °F
 Precp 23% 
Chance
Rain
Showers

 
Friday
A chance of light rain showers.
Hi 63 °F
 Precp 34% 
Chance
Rain
Showers

Friday
Night
A chance of light rain showers.
Lo 52 °F
 Precp 26% 
Chance
Rain
Showers

 
Saturday
A slight chance of light rain showers.
Hi 65 °F
 Precp 22% 
Slight
Chance
Rain
Showers

Saturday
Night
A slight chance of light rain showers.
Lo 53 °F
 Precp 24% 
Slight
Chance
Rain
Showers

 
Sunday

Hi 69 °F
 Precp 15% 
Partly
Sunny

Sunday
Night

Lo 52 °F
 Precp 4% 
Partly
Cloudy

 

Wednesday Night
 
A chance of light rain showers. Low of 52. Partly cloudy in the evening with some increasing clouds, becoming mostly cloudy after midnight. Expecting approximately 0.02 inches of rain. Chance of precipitation is 26%. Humidity 72% in the evening, rising to 89% after midnight. Sustained winds SSW at 15-24 mph; gusting to 20-31 mph.
Thursday
 
A chance of light rain showers, with a slight chance of thunderstorms. High of 64. Partly cloudy through the day. Expecting approximately 0.06 inches of rain, mostly in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 28%. Humidity 90% in the morning, lowering to 63% by the afternoon. Sustained winds S-SSW at 14-17 mph; gusting to 18-23 mph.
Thursday Night
 
A chance of light rain showers. Low of 51. Partly cloudy in the evening with some increasing clouds, becoming mostly cloudy after midnight. Expecting approximately 0.02 inches of rain. Chance of precipitation is 23%. Humidity 63% in the evening, rising to 93% after midnight. Sustained winds SSW-N at 3-16 mph; gusting to 5-21 mph. Winds higher in the evening.
Friday
 
A chance of light rain showers. High of 63. Partly cloudy in the morning with some increasing clouds, becoming mostly cloudy by the afternoon. Expecting approximately 0.11 inches of rain. Chance of precipitation is 34%. Humidity 93% in the morning, lowering to 62% by the afternoon. Sustained winds NNE-SSW at 2-9 mph; gusting to 3-12 mph. Winds higher in the afternoon.
Friday Night
 
A chance of light rain showers. Low of 52. Partly cloudy through the night. Expecting approximately 0.03 inches of rain, mostly after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 26%. Humidity 63% in the evening, rising to 90% after midnight. Sustained winds E-WSW at 3-12 mph; gusting to 5-15 mph. Winds higher in the evening.
Saturday
 
A slight chance of light rain showers. High of 65. Mostly cloudy through the day. Expecting approximately 0.03 inches of rain, mostly in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 22%. Humidity 92% in the morning, lowering to 59% by the afternoon. Sustained winds SSW at 7-9 mph; gusting to 9-12 mph.
Saturday Night
 
A slight chance of light rain showers. Low of 53. Partly cloudy through the night. Chance of precipitation is 24%. Humidity 58% in the evening, rising to 80% after midnight. Sustained winds SE-S at 5-8 mph; gusting to 10 mph.
Sunday
 
High of 69. Partly cloudy through the day. Chance of precipitation is 15%. Humidity 89% in the morning, lowering to 62% by the afternoon. Sustained winds SSE-SSW at 6 mph. Gusting winds higher in the morning.
Sunday Night
 
Low of 52. Partly cloudy through the night. Chance of precipitation is 4%. Humidity 52% in the evening, rising to 81% after midnight. Sustained winds SW-WSW at 2-8 mph. Winds higher in the evening.
Monday
 
High of 70. Mostly sunny through the day. Chance of precipitation is 2%. Humidity 89% in the morning, lowering to 58% by the afternoon. Sustained winds WSW at 1-6 mph. Winds higher in the afternoon.
Monday Night
 
Low of 52. Clear through the night. Chance of precipitation is 1%. Humidity 46% in the evening, rising to 78% after midnight. Sustained winds SW-WSW at 2-8 mph. Winds higher in the evening.
Tuesday
 
High of 73. Mostly sunny through the day. Chance of precipitation is 1%. Humidity 86% in the morning, lowering to 54% by the afternoon. Sustained winds SW-WSW at 1-5 mph. Winds higher in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
 
Low of 52. Clear through the night. Humidity 41% in the evening, rising to 69% after midnight. Sustained winds SW-WSW at 2-7 mph. Winds higher in the evening.

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Latitude: 37° 15.75' N
Longitude: 122° 00.20' W
Altitude: 376 feet

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Today's Almanac
Sun
Start civil twilight: 05:40:10
Sunrise: 06:09:03
Transit: 13:04:43
Sunset: 20:00:56
End civil twilight: 20:29:54
Azimuth: 273.8°
Altitude: 22.6°
Right ascension: 42.5°
Declination: 16.3°
Solstice: 06/20/16 15:34:20
Equinox: 09/22/16 07:21:12
Moon
Rise: 04:54:16
Transit: 11:16:34
Set: 17:46:53
Azimuth: 278.6°
Altitude: -2.1°
Right ascension: 18.4°
Declination: 4.8°
New moon: 05/06/16 12:29:30
Full moon: 05/21/16 14:14:25
Phase: Waning crescent
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