• Today

    Jul 31

    81°Lo 64°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Excellent for golfing
    • Precip
      40%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    • T-storms
      60%
  • Fri

    Aug 1

    83°Lo 61°

    A t-storm in the afternoon

    Very Good for golfing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Wind
      Speed
      3 mph
    • T-storms
      60%
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 2

    82°Lo 58°

    Some sun with a thunderstorm

    Very Good for golfing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    • T-storms
      40%
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 3

    82°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny and nice

    Excellent for golfing
    • Precip
      10%
    • Wind
      Speed
      3 mph
    • T-storms
      15%
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 4

    83°Lo 64°

    Chance of a thunderstorm

    Very Good for golfing
    • Precip
      30%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    • T-storms
      35%
    more
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Hi 81° RealFeel® 84° Precipitation 40%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • W 7 mph
  • Gusts: 11 mph

Times of clouds and sun with a shower or thunderstorm in spots this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 40%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 3 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

A shower or thunderstorm in spots this evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2013
High 81° 83° N/A 75°
Low 64° 64° N/A 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:44 AM with 14:28 of sunlight, then sets at 8:12 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:16 AM with 12:01 of moolight, then sets at 10:17 PM

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