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.

Overnight

Overnight: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 59 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 1 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly clear in the evening, becoming clear after midnight. Low 61°. Wind north around 2 mph.
Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny
Sunny

Hi 85 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 1 to 8 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Sunny. High 84°. UV index up to 10. Wind northeast around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear

Lo 61 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 0 to 5 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Fair to partly cloudy in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Low 65°. Wind southeast around 4 mph in the evening, becoming south-southwest after midnight.
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Hi 87 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 0 to 9 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly cloudy in the afternoon. High 89°. UV index up to 9. Wind south-southwest around 3 mph in the morning, becoming 6 mph, gusting to 15 mph, in the afternoon.
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy

Lo 67 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. A slight chance of rain after midnight. Low 68°. Wind south-southwest around 6 mph in the evening, becoming 3 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Friday

Friday: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms

Hi 89 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Sunny in the morning, becoming partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 91°. UV index up to 10. Wind southeast around 4 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.