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from Chaska, Minnesota
(located in the beautiful southwestern Twin Cities metro area!)

 

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Latest Conditions (as of 8:33pm on 7/30/16)     

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Current Temp:
74.1

Clear
Clear

High: 82.1 
(5:13pm) 
Low: 57.5 
(1:16am)
 
Current Wind: 0 mph from the ESE
Recent Gust: 3 mph
Today's High Wind: 10 mph (5:21pm)
Humidity: 76%
Barometric Pressure: 29.75 in  (Steady) 
(Rate of Change) -0.000 in/hr
Dew Point: 66.1
Wind Chill: 74.1
Heat Index: 77.8
Current Temp: 74.1
(Rate of Change) -2.59/hr
 

 

 

 

5-Day Forecast for Carver County

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
Clear Clear Clear Clear Clear
Mostly Cloudy Chance T-storms Chance T-storms Partly Cloudy Chance T-storms
83 84 87 89 85
67 70 70 70 65

 

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(from the National Weather Service - Twin Cities Office)

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Almanac Data

Sunrise:  
6:01am
Moonrise: 
2:54am

Moon Phase:
13%

Sunset: 
8:44pm
Moonset:  
6:00pm
 

Rainfall Totals

Hourly Rain

0.00 in

Daily Rain:

0.01 in

Monthly Rain:

3.82 in

Yearly Rain:

15.22 in

 

 

 

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The data provided here was gathered from automated weather devices located in the scenic Minnesota River Valley town of Chaska, Minnesota, in the southwestern Twin Cities metro area. That means these values are real numbers that are up-to-date and accurate, with measurements taken every few minutes, right here in our community.  While this equipment is not official National Weather Service (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) equipment, the values provided on this web site will give you a very accurate portrayal of our local conditions any time, day or night,  Important official reports from our community, including precipitation totals and record-setting temperatures, will be posted through our Facebook and Twitter accounts (use the appropriate icons, above).

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