• Tonight

    Sep 2

    Lo 73°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    88°Lo 69°

    Clouds giving way to sun

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      6 mph
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Sep 4

    89°Lo 70°

    Fog in the a.m.; partly sunny

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 5

    90°Lo 73°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Warning for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 6

    93°Lo 69°

    A t-storm in the afternoon

    Warning for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
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Hi 88° RealFeel® 93° Precipitation 7%

Day

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E

S

W

  • NE 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Clouds giving way to sun

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 69° RealFeel® 69° Precipitation 16%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 3 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Mainly clear; areas of late-night fog

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 3

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  Today Normal Record 9/3/2013
High 88° 84° 98° (1953) 87°
Low 69° 67° 48° (1909) 70°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:39 AM with 12:57 of sunlight, then sets at 7:36 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:13 PM with 10:18 of moolight, then sets at 1:31 AM

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