NWS/WXSIM Forecast Comparison

What is NWS/WXSIM Forecast Comparison?

This script provides forecast comparisons between the National Weather Service and WXSIM forecasting software which was created by Tom Ehrensberger. WXSIM software uses weather date collected from McGee's Crossroads Weather and from other public sources and produces a text forecast specific for the McGee's Crossroads area.

Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Cloudy then
Chance
Showers

Lo 67 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy after midnight. Light to moderate fog. Rain likely. Low 67°. Wind south around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a quarter of an inch.
Friday

Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Decreasing
Clouds

Hi 88 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. Light to moderate fog in the morning. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 86°. UV index up to 9. Wind southwest around 6 mph, gusting to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 69 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly clear in the evening, becoming fair after midnight. Low 67°. Wind southwest around 7 mph.
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 91 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly sunny in the morning, becoming sunny in the afternoon. High 90°. UV index up to 9. Wind southwest around 10 mph, gusting to 20 mph.
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 68 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly clear in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Low 68°. Wind south around 8 mph, gusting to 18 mph.
Sunday

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Partly Sunny


Hi 86 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
WXSIM forecast: Cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy in the afternoon. A slight chance of rain. High 84°. UV index up to 6. Wind south around 10 mph, gusting to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.