• Today

    May 5

    61°Lo 41°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      51°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      61°
  • Fri

    May 6

    78°Lo 59°

    Mostly sunny and warmer

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      69°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    65°Lo 38°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Neutral weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      52°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      53°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    69°Lo 47°

    Mostly cloudy

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      58°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    65°Lo 56°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Beneficial weather for colds
    • Avg
      Temp
      61°
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    more
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Sunny 54° RealFeel® 54°

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  • Humidity: 58%
  • Pressure: 30.01 in
  • UV Index: 7
  • Cloud Cover: 0%
  • Ceiling: 37900 ft
  • Dew Point: 40° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
15 mph

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:41 AM with 14:15 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:11 AM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 6:41 PM

Temperature Summary - 11:44 AM

  Temp (°F)
Now 54°
Yesterday 59°
RealFeel® 54°
RealFeel® Shade 47°
Wind Chill 54°
Dew Point 40°
  Hi / Lo
Previous 6 Hours 54°
  41°
Previous 12 Hours 54°
  41°
Previous 24 Hours 54°
  41°

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2015
High 61° 66° 83° (2000) 58°
Low 41° 45° 34° (2005) 49°

Precipitation Summary - 11:44 AM

  Amount (in)
Previous 1 Hour 0
Previous 3 Hours 0
Previous 6 Hours 0
Previous 9 Hours 0
Previous 12 Hours 0
Previous 18 Hours 0.05
Previous 24 Hours 0.05

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