• Tonight

    Aug 2

    Lo 68°

    A strong evening thunderstorm

    Lawn Mowing Weather
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      91°
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    82°Lo 62°

    Mostly sunny and less humid

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 4

    83°Lo 63°

    Pleasant with periods of sun

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    79°Lo 65°

    A stray thunderstorm

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    76°Lo 62°

    Some sun, then turning cloudy

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    more
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Mostly sunny 87° Lo 74° RealFeel® 91° / 76°

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  • Precipitation: 25%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 64%
  • Cloud Cover: 35%
  • Dew Point: 68° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
14 mph

Temperature History - Aug 2

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  Today Normal Record 8/2/2014
High 88° 83° 97° (2006) 86°
Low 68° 64° 54° (2009) 56°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:23 of sunlight, then sets at 8:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:32 PM with 12:05 of moolight, then sets at 9:37 AM

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