• Today

    Aug 27

    75°Lo 61°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Fri

    Aug 28

    78°Lo 68°

    Some sun, then clouds

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.07 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 29

    80°Lo 65°

    A.M. showers, then a t-storm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.74 in
    • Precip
      97%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 30

    80°Lo 65°

    Variable cloudiness

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 31

    84°Lo 67°

    Mostly sunny, warm and humid

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.02 in
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Temp (°F) 75° 75° 74° 73° 71° 69° 67° 65°
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Wind (mph) 6 E 6 ESE 6 ESE 6 ESE 6 ESE 5 ESE 5 SE 5 SE
UV Index 5 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 11% 11% 11% 11% 11% 26% 26% 26%
Dew Point 55° 55° 55° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58°
Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F

Temperature History - Aug 27

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/27/2014
High 75° 81° 92° (2013) 84°
Low 61° 62° 54° (2008) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:12 AM with 13:22 of sunlight, then sets at 7:34 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:02 PM with 10:45 of moolight, then sets at 4:47 AM

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Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Thu. Ski Weather