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.

This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms
Scattered Showers And T-Storms

Hi 87 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Clear. Low 37°. Wind north around 4 mph, gusting to 16 mph, in the evening, becoming northeast after midnight.
Tonight

Tonight: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms

Lo 70 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly sunny in the morning, becoming partly to mostly cloudy in the afternoon. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 65°. Wind southeast around 3 mph in the morning, becoming southwest around 8 mph, gusting to 17 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Wednesday

Wednesday: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And T-Storms Likely

Hi 86 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the evening, becoming partly to mostly cloudy after midnight. Patchy light fog in the evening, then light to moderate fog after midnight. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight. Low 48°. Wind southwest around 4 mph in the evening, becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Precipitation mostly around half an inch.
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Showers And Thunderstorms Likely
Showers And T-Storms Likely

Lo 67 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 1 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. Patchy light fog in the morning. A slight chance of rain. High 63°. Wind northeast around 6 mph, gusting to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Thursday

Thursday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms

Hi 85 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 3 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Clear in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Low 42°. Wind east-southeast around 4 mph.
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy
Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms then Partly Cloudy

Lo 65 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the morning, becoming dense overcast in the afternoon. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. High 55°. Wind east-southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.