• Tonight

    Jul 29

    Lo 66°

    Mainly clear

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      88°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 30

    87°Lo 66°

    Sunny; breezy in the p.m.

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 31

    88°Lo 64°

    A t-storm around in the p.m.

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Sat

    Aug 1

    84°Lo 65°

    Sunny and comfortable

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 2

    85°Lo 70°

    Periods of sun with a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      90°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
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Mainly clear 68° Lo 64° RealFeel® 66° / 62°

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  • Precipitation: 23%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 78%
  • Cloud Cover: 25%
  • Dew Point: 59° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
7 mph

Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2014
High 88° 83° 98° (2006) 83°
Low 64° 64° 50° (1997) 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

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

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:13 PM with 10:59 of moolight, then sets at 7:12 AM

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