• Early AM

    Apr 18

    Lo 41°

    Cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      45%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Today

    Apr 18

    51°Lo 38°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    62°Lo 46°

    Sunshine and breezy

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      60°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    68°Lo 53°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Apr 21

    66°Lo 48°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
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UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 94% 91% 83% 76% 88% 89% 90% 91%
Dew Point 34° 33° 33° 34° 34° 34° 33° 33°
Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F Middle Grid line 40 F

Temperature History - Apr 18

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  Today Normal Record 4/18/2013
High 51° 60° 89° (2002) 63°
Low 39° 43° 25° (1983) 40°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:06 AM with 13:29 of sunlight, then sets at 7:35 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:22 PM with 9:58 of moolight, then sets at 9:20 AM

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