• Today

    Oct 1

    71°Lo 60°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
  • Thu

    Oct 2

    75°Lo 59°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    62°Lo 42°

    Cooler with a few showers

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    51°Lo 38°

    Chance of a shower

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    58°Lo 44°

    A shower possible

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
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Temp (°F) 52° 51° 50° 51° 52° 55° 59° 63°
RealFeel® 47° 45° 45° 47° 47° 50° 57° 63°
Humidity 83% 86% 87% 85% 80% 73% 67% 62%
   
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Wind (mph) 7 SSE 7 SSE 6 SSE 6 SSE 7 SSE 8 SSE 8 SSE 8 SSE
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Cloud Cover 84% 71% 71% 71% 50% 25% 8% 14%
Dew Point 47° 47° 46° 46° 46° 46° 48° 49°
Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - Oct 1

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  Today Normal Record 10/1/2013
High 71° 68° 82° (2000) 79°
Low 60° 48° 31° (2003) 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:48 AM with 11:46 of sunlight, then sets at 6:34 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:53 PM with 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 12:00 AM

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The 540 Snow Line

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