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.

Today

Today: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 50 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny. High near 50, with temperatures falling to around 42 in the afternoon. West wind 1 to 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy. High 54°. Wind south-southeast near calm in the morning, becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 29 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind around 2 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming fair to partly cloudy after midnight. Low 30°. Wind northwest around 4 mph.
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 52 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny. High near 52, with temperatures falling to around 44 in the afternoon. Southwest wind 0 to 3 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Sunny. High 52°. Wind northwest around 3 mph in the morning, becoming west-southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 31 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South wind around 2 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Clear in the evening, becoming mostly clear after midnight. Low 29°. Wind west-southwest around 3 mph.
Sunday

Sunday: Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny

Hi 57 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 1 to 6 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly cloudy in the afternoon. High 54°. Wind west-southwest around 3 mph in the morning, becoming 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Slight Chance Rain Showers
Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo 44 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 42°. Wind south-southwest around 4 mph.