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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Meteorological Calculator
(Thanks to Ron Murphy, NWS Binghampton, NY and Bryan Ruby, NWS Sioux Falls, SD for writing some of these scripts.)

Temperature Conversion
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Windchill Calculation
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Tair Wind
Index Index
More information about the windchill equation.

Relative Humidity Calculation
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Heat Index Calculation
Enter in the air temperature (Tair) in degrees Fahrenheit and relative humidity (RH) in percent (without the % sign), then click on the Calculate HI to compute the heat index (HI).
Tair RH Tdp=
Tair Tdp RH=
More information about the heat index equation.

Wind Speed Conversion
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Station Pressure Calculation
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