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Latitude: 033:49:20 / Longtitude: 0116:23:50 Elevation: 276ft.


This weather station is located approximatly 5 miles east of Palm Springs, California (Wikipedia entry) in the unincorperated area called Thousand Palms. (Latitude: 033:49:20 / Longtitude: 0116:23:50 Elevation: 276ft.)

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Dew point is the temperature to which air must be cooled for saturation (100% relative humidity) to occur, providing there is no change in water vapor content. The dew point is an important measurement used to predict the formation of dew, frost, and fog. If dew point and temperature are close together in the late afternoon when the air begins to turn colder, fog is likely during the night. Dew point is also a good indicator of the air's actual water vapor content, unlike relative humidity, which takes the air's temperature into account. High dew point indicates high water vapor content; low dew point indicates low water vapor content. In addition a high dew point indicates a better chance of rain and severe thunderstorms. You can also use dew point to predict the minimum overnight temperature. Provided no new fronts are expected overnight and the afternoon Relative Humidity @ 50%, the afternoon's dew point gives you an idea of what minimum temperature to expect overnight, since the air cannot get colder than the dew point anytime.

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