• Today

    May 6

    79°Lo 59°

    Decreasing clouds and warmer

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.02 in
    • Precip
      52%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    62°Lo 40°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.22 in
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Sun

    May 8

    68°Lo 49°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.16 in
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    64°Lo 56°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.33 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Tue

    May 10

    63°Lo 50°

    Occasional rain and a t-storm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.18 in
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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A couple of showers and thunderstorms 61° Lo 54° RealFeel® 62° / 50°

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  • Precipitation: 60%
  • Rain: 0.13 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 56%
  • Cloud Cover: 70%
  • Dew Point: 42° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
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Temperature History - May 7

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  Today Normal Record 5/7/2015
High 62° 67° 83° (2015) 83°
Low 40° 46° 37° (2006) 55°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:39 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:36 AM with 14:31 of moolight, then sets at 9:07 PM

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