• Today

    Apr 18

    55°Lo 35°

    Sun mixing with clouds

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    64°Lo 43°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      49°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      61°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    72°Lo 51°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Apr 21

    67°Lo 47°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 22

    59°Lo 38°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Speed
      11 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 41° 44° 46° 49° 51° 51° 52° 54°
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Humidity 73% 65% 63% 58% 53% 51% 48% 45%
   
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Wind (mph) 5 N 7 NNE 7 NE 7 NE 7 NE 8 NE 8 NE 9 NE
UV Index 0 1 2 4 5 6 6 6
Cloud Cover 44% 25% 25% 22% 20% 17% 15% 48%
Dew Point 33° 33° 34° 35° 35° 34° 33° 33°
Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F Middle Grid line 40 F

Temperature History - Apr 18

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  Today Normal Record 4/18/2013
High 55° 60° 89° (2002) 63°
Low 35° 40° 23° (1983) 39°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:07 AM with 13:29 of sunlight, then sets at 7:36 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:24 PM with 9:57 of moolight, then sets at 9:21 AM

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