• Today

    Sep 17

    69°Lo 50°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      62°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Speed
      3 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Sep 18

    65°Lo 52°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Fri

    Sep 19

    73°Lo 62°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      64°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 20

    79°Lo 61°

    A t-storm in the afternoon

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      67°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Sep 21

    73°Lo 55°

    A morning shower possible

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      62°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
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Partly sunny 63° Lo 54° RealFeel® 67° / 53°

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  • Precipitation: 25%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 72%
  • Cloud Cover: 29%
  • Dew Point: 51° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
5 mph

Temperature History - Sep 18

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  Today Normal Record 9/18/2013
High 65° 74° N/A 81°
Low 52° 53° N/A 60°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:34 AM with 12:22 of sunlight, then sets at 6:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:23 AM with 14:27 of moolight, then sets at 3:50 PM

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