McCormick Observatory Weather¹
Current conditions²

(Highs and lows for previous 24 hours)

Sample Time: 2014/11/27 16:49Max/Min values for the previous 24 hours
CurrentMinTime of MinMaxTime of Max
Temperature39.4 °F33.7 °F11/27 08:0143.4 °F11/27 14:20
Wind Chill37.5 °F33.7 °F11/27 08:0143.4 °F11/27 14:21
Pressure30.1 in(↑)29.9 in11/26 18:2130.1 in11/27 16:48
Rain Accumulation0.09 in-
Wind Speed4.3 mph-5.7 mph11/27 15:43
Peak Gust7.0 mph-12.0 mph11/27 15:46
Wind Direction329.2 °Wind currently from the NNW

¹ Unofficial readings; ² Updated every minute

Will it be clear tonight?
The following links may be useful for getting some sense of what to expect.
Leander McCormick Observatory Clear Sky Clock (prediction)
Charlottesville Forecast for Today and Tonight (from NWS)
Regional Radar | Regional Satellite
National Weather Service (Sterling VA) | University of Virginia Climatology Office

Current observations from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (9 miles NNE of Lab area): Click for Charlottesville, Virginia Forecast

To find out whether the Astronomy Night Laboratories will be open on a scheduled night, call 924-7238 after 6 PM.

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