• Today

    Sep 19

    74°Lo 59°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    80°Lo 60°

    Intervals of clouds and sun

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    85°Lo 58°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Mon

    Sep 22

    73°Lo 51°

    Partly sunny and not as warm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 23

    74°Lo 54°

    Mostly sunny and nice

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 88° Precipitation 57%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly sunny and warm; a shower or thunderstorm late in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 58° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Partly cloudy with a passing shower or two

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 21

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  Today Normal Record 9/21/2013
High 85° 78° 96° (1895) 80°
Low 58° 60° 41° (1956) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:55 AM with 12:12 of sunlight, then sets at 7:07 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:28 AM with 13:13 of moolight, then sets at 5:41 PM

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