• Today

    Feb 27

    16°Lo -2°

    Mostly sunny and frigid

    Neutral weather for colds
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      RealFeel
      14°
  • Sat

    Feb 28

    21°Lo 14°

    Sun, then clouds; very cold

    Neutral weather for colds
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      18°
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      RealFeel
      15°
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      RealFeel
      20°
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  • Sun

    Mar 1

    30°Lo 11°

    Cold with snow at times

    Neutral weather for colds
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      21°
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      11°
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      RealFeel
      24°
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  • Mon

    Mar 2

    29°Lo 24°

    Cold with sun, then clouds

    Beneficial weather for colds
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      27°
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      26°
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      RealFeel
      38°
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  • Tue

    Mar 3

    39°Lo 20°

    Wintry mix to rain

    At Risk weather for colds
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      30°
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      RealFeel
      16°
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      RealFeel
      30°
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Temperature History - Feb 27

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  Today Normal Record 2/27/2014
High 16° 40° 52° (2000) 17°
Low -2° 24° (2014) -3°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:30 AM with 11:09 of sunlight, then sets at 5:39 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:26 PM with 14:45 of moolight, then sets at 3:11 AM

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February 27, 2015; 6:24 AM ET

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Fri. Cold & Flu

Fri. UV Index