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

Patchy Fog
Patchy
Fog
Lo 58 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. Patchy light fog. Low 58°. Wind south near calm in the evening, becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers

Hi 79 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. Patchy light fog in the morning. High 78°. Wind southwest around 5 mph.
Thursday
Night

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers
Lo 59 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain. Low 59°. Wind west-southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.
Friday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny

Hi 71 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. High 77°. Wind north-northwest around 4 mph.
Friday
Night

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers
Lo 54 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy after midnight. Low 57°. Wind northeast around 3 mph.
Saturday

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers

Hi 70 °F
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
WXSIM forecast: Cloudy. A slight chance of rain. High 71°. Wind southeast around 3 mph in the morning, becoming southwest around 8 mph, gusting to 16 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than a tenth of an inch.