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: Patchy Fog
Patchy Fog

Lo 53 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 0 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. Low 56°. Wind east around 2 mph in the evening, becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday

Sunday: Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny
Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny

Hi 79 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind 0 to 6 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. High 79°. Wind east around 2 mph.
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy

Lo 59 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 0 to 3 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Fair to partly cloudy in the evening, becoming partly to mostly cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog after midnight. Low 59°. Wind southeast around 3 mph.
Monday

Monday: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And T-Storms

Hi 78 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 8am and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 2 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy in the afternoon. Patchy light fog in the morning. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 80°. Wind southeast around 7 mph, gusting to 17 mph, in the morning, becoming 11 mph, gusting to 20 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms
Showers And T-Storms

Lo 64 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight. Low 64°. Wind south-southeast around 12 mph, gusting to 20 mph, in the evening, becoming 16 mph, gusting to 22 mph, after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Precipitation mostly around 3 inches.
Tuesday

Tuesday: Chance Rain Showers
Chance Rain Showers

Hi 73 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Patchy light fog in the morning. Rain likely in the morning, then a slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 76°. Wind south-southwest around 10 mph, gusting to 19 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Precipitation mostly around half an inch.