• Sunny 41°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      56%
    • RealFeel
      35°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Today

    Apr 20

    Hi 54°

    Clearing and windy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      45°
    • Wind
      Gust
      40 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Apr 21

    Hi 60°

    Sunny and breezy

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    Day Details >
  • Wednesday

    Apr 22

    Hi 54°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      53°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Turning cooler, then noticeably warmer again Thursday

4/21 4/22 Now: 8:44am
AM 8-12
  • 8am Sunny 37° 0%
  • 9am Sunny 44° 0%
  • 10am Sunny 49° 0%
  • 11am Sunny 52° 0%
  • 12pm Sunny 55° 0%
PM 7-12
  • 7pm Mostly sunny 55° 2%
  • 8pm Partly sunny 51° 0%
  • 9pm Partly cloudy 47° 0%
  • 10pm Mostly clear 45° 0%
  • 11pm Mostly clear 43° 0%
  • 12am Mostly clear 40° 0%
AM 1-6
  • 1am Mostly clear 38° 0%
  • 2am Mostly clear 36° 0%
  • 3am Mostly clear 35° 0%
  • 4am Mostly clear 34° 0%
  • 5am Mostly clear 32° 0%
  • 6am Mostly clear 31° 0%
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Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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