nws-alerts: Checking more than four warning/county codes can delay the loading of your pages. You should use a cron job to get the data.
No Warnings, Watches, or Advisories
Updated: @ Jul-04-2022 4:46am - next update at 4:53am  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook
Clear Clear
Currently: 64.8, Max: 71.2, Min: 64.8 64.8°F
Colder 1.8°F than last hour.

Comfortable

Feels like: 65°F

24-hr difference
6.5°FWarmer 6.5°F than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 71.2°F
12:00am
87.1°F
4:25pm
Low: 64.8°F
4:39am
58.2°F
4:47am
 Calm ---
0
Gust:
0 mph
0 Bft - Calm
Today: 2 mph 12:07am
Gust Month: 16 mph July 1
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
This Month: 0.00 in
Season Total: 14.10 in
5 days since last rain.
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms
Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 74 % Increased 5.0% since last hour.
Dew Point: 56.3°F Increased 0.2°F since last hour.
Barometer: 30.054 inHg  
Baro Trend: Falling slowly
Sunrise: 7:22am
Sunset: 9:34pm
Moonset: 12:55am
Moonrise: 12:18pm
Waxing Crescent
Waxing Crescent, Moon at 5 days in cycle
24
Illuminated
UV Index Forecast UV Index Forecast
   None
   None
 NWS Weather Forecast  - Outlook: Overnight & Independence Day
Overnight

Overnight: Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy

Lo 65 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.
Davis VP+ forecast: Increasing clouds with little temperature change.
 
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms

Hi 86 °F ↓
NWS forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 3pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny. High near 86, with temperatures falling to around 79 in the afternoon. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
The Ridge Run Station website has been designated a "Weather Ready Nation" Ambassador! (08/12/2014)
WRN Ambassador Logo
To learn more on WRN, read this PDF document:
Pilot Projects Help Build a Weather-Ready NationTM

Finding the Information on this site useful?
If so, consider making a Donation today to help defray the cost of operating the El Gheko Neighborhood weather station.

West Bend Cloudbase
cloudbase
NWS SKYWARN Storm Spotter Program
Weather.gov/skywarn

In most years, thunderstorms, tornadoes and lightning cause hundreds of injuries and deaths and billions in property and crop damages. To obtain critical weather information, the National Weather Service (NWS) established SKYWARNВ with partner organizations. SKYWARNВ is a volunteer program with between 350,000 and 400,000 trained severe weather spotters. These volunteers help keep their local communities safe by providing timely and accurate reports of severe weather to the National Weather Service.

Although SKYWARNВ spotters provide essential information for all types of weather hazards, the focus is reporting on severe local thunderstorms. In an average year, the United States experiences more than 10,000 severe thunderstorms, 5,000 floods and more than 1,000 tornadoes.

Since the program started in the 1970s, the information provided by SKYWARNВ spotters, coupled with Doppler radar technology, improved satellite and other data, has enabled NWS to issue more timely and accurate warnings for tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and flash floods. SKYWARNВ storm spotters form the nation's first line of defense against severe weather. There can be no finer reward than to know that your efforts have given your family and neighbors the precious gift of time--minutes that can help save lives.

Who is eligible and how do I get started?

NWS encourages anyone with an interest in public service to join the SKYWARNВ program. Volunteers include police and fire personnel, dispatchers, EMS workers, public utility workers and other concerned private citizens. Individuals affiliated with hospitals, schools, churches and nursing homes or who have a responsibility for protecting others are encouraged to become a spotter. Ready to learn more? Find a class in your area. Training is free and typically lasts about 2 hours. You'll learn:
  • Basics of thunderstorm development
  • Fundamentals of storm structure
  • Identifying potential severe weather features
  • Information to report
  • How to report information
  • Basic severe weather safety
Need help with your Spotter Number or other local information such as a missing class schedule? If you need help finding your spotter number or a class schedule, contact your local Warning Coordination Meteorologist. He or she can help you get, find or replace your spotter information and let you know about upcoming classes. Classes typically are held in an office's relatively slow season. Classes are NOT typically offered all year. Schedules vary from office to office.

Looking for our online program? You also can also take our free online spotter program. Some offices also ask that you take a local class to learn about weather unique to your area.

SKYWARN name and logo are trademarked: SKYWARNВ is a registered trademark of NOAA's National Weather Service. Please read the rules for the usage of the SKYWARNВ name and logo.
Ridge Run Weather Station's Affiliated Sites
Personnal Weather Stations  Citizen Weather Observer Program  www.awekas.at Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network 
--- WEATHER TWEETS ---
CNN Weather Tweets
 
Weather Underground Tweets
 
New Earthquake Tweets
 
BBC Weather Tweets
 
USA Today Weather Tweets