• Fri

    Aug 7

    76°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    77°Lo 59°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Aug 9

    80°Lo 60°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 10

    82°Lo 63°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Warning for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 11

    82°Lo 63°

    Some sun, a t-storm possible

    Warning for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 77° RealFeel® 82° Precipitation 7%

Day

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E

S

W

  • NNE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Pleasant with plenty of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 59° Precipitation 10%

Night

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E

S

W

  • NE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Clear

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 8

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/8/2014
High 77° 83° 92° (2001) 83°
Low 59° 64° 52° (1999) 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:52 AM with 14:10 of sunlight, then sets at 8:02 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:42 AM with 14:34 of moolight, then sets at 3:16 PM

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The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.