• Sunny 68°
    Lawn Mowing Current Weather
    • Yesterday
      Precip
      0.05 in
    • UV
      5 - High
    • RealFeel
      71°
  • Today

    Aug 3

    Hi 81°

    Clouds and sun; not as warm

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Aug 4

    Hi 82°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      90°
    Day Details >
  • Wednesday

    Aug 5

    Hi 79°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms, some strong, Friday morning through late Friday night

8/3 8/4 Now: 8:14am
AM 8-12
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 66° 0%
  • 9am Partly sunny 69° 0%
  • 10am Partly sunny 73° 0%
  • 11am Partly sunny 76° 0%
  • 12pm Partly sunny 78° 0%
PM 7-12
  • 7pm Partly sunny 78° 0%
  • 8pm Mostly sunny 76° 0%
  • 9pm Mostly clear 72° 0%
  • 10pm Mostly clear 68° 0%
  • 11pm Mostly clear 66° 0%
  • 12am Mostly clear 65° 0%
AM 1-6
  • 1am Mostly clear 64° 0%
  • 2am Mostly clear 63° 1%
  • 3am Mostly clear 63° 1%
  • 4am Mostly clear 61° 1%
  • 5am Mostly clear 62° 1%
  • 6am Partly cloudy 62° 1%
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Aug 03, 2015; 1:17 AM ET
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