• Clear 70°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      93%
    • RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Tonight

    Jul 27

    Lo 72°

    Partly cloudy and humid

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      91°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 28

    Hi 88°

    A strong afternoon t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      98°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    Day Details >
  • Wednesday

    Jul 29

    Hi 82°

    Sunny, breezy and not as warm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some strong, tomorrow afternoon through tomorrow evening; storms can bring downpours, large hail and damaging winds

7/27 7/28 Now: 10:15pm
PM 10-2
  • 10pm Mostly clear 72° 20%
  • 11pm Partly cloudy 72° 20%
  • 12am Intermittent clouds 73° 20%
  • 1am Intermittent clouds 73° 16%
  • 2am Intermittent clouds 73° 7%
AM 9-2
  • 9am Partly sunny 78° 5%
  • 10am Partly sunny 80° 6%
  • 11am Partly sunny 81° 7%
  • 12pm Partly sunny 83° 7%
  • 1pm Partly sunny 83° 11%
  • 2pm Partly sunny 85° 21%
PM 3-8
  • 3pm Partly sunny 86° 21%
  • 4pm Partly sunny 88° 26%
  • 5pm Partly sunny 84° 47%
  • 6pm Partly sunny w/ t-storms 81° 51%
  • 7pm Partly sunny 80° 47%
  • 8pm Intermittent clouds 79° 48%
Hourly Forecast >
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