• Today

    Sep 19

    74°Lo 62°

    Sunshine; breezy in the p.m.

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      26 mph
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    78°Lo 59°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    70°Lo 49°

    Clouds breaking, a shower

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    • Precip
      42%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 22

    68°Lo 50°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 23

    72°Lo 52°

    Mostly sunny

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      6 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 74° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 5%

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  • S 11 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Mostly sunny; breezy this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 62° RealFeel® 56° Precipitation 25%

Night

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S

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  • SSW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Some clouds

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 19

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  Today Normal Record 9/19/2013
High 74° 74° N/A 84°
Low 62° 53° N/A 69°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:19 of sunlight, then sets at 6:54 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:17 AM with 14:08 of moolight, then sets at 4:25 PM

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