• Fri

    Mar 13

    53°Lo 40°

    Cloudy with a passing shower

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.05 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 14

    55°Lo 28°

    Cloudy with a few showers

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.10 in
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Sun

    Mar 15

    41°Lo 32°

    Snow and rain in the morning

    Good for skiing
    • Snow
      0.97 in
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 16

    43°Lo 35°

    Considerable clouds

    Good for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      24%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 17

    54°Lo 38°

    Sunshine; windy, warmer

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 55° RealFeel® 59° Precipitation 66%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 4 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Overcast with a couple of showers, mainly later

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 28%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 28° RealFeel® 13° Precipitation 72%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NE 14 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Overcast; a couple of evening showers followed by a mix of snow, sleet and rain late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 21%
  • Precipitation: 0.27 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0.2 in
  • Ice: 0.05 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3.5 hrs

Temperature History - Mar 14

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  Today Normal Record 3/14/2014
High 55° 42° N/A 46°
Low 28° 22° N/A 34°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:07 AM with 11:51 of sunlight, then sets at 6:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:40 AM with 10:02 of moolight, then sets at 12:42 PM

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