• Today

    Apr 16

    55°Lo 40°

    Becoming windier and warmer

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
  • Thu

    Apr 17

    58°Lo 36°

    A passing afternoon shower

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 18

    49°Lo 35°

    Mostly cloudy with a shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    53°Lo 36°

    Variable cloudiness

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    62°Lo 42°

    Mostly cloudy

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Gust
      19 mph
    more
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Middle Grid line 35 F Middle Grid line 30 F Middle Grid line 25 F

Temperature History - Apr 16

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  Today Normal Record 4/16/2013
High 55° 59° 87° (2002) 58°
Low 40° 39° 18° (1875) 40°

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Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:10 AM with 13:24 of sunlight, then sets at 7:34 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:18 PM with 10:20 of moolight, then sets at 7:38 AM

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