• Today

    Jul 24

    93°Lo 72°

    A heavy thunderstorm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      105°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Mon

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 66°

    Sunny much of the time

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      96°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 26

    88°Lo 66°

    Warm with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      97°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 27

    87°Lo 68°

    Periods of clouds and sun

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 28

    82°Lo 70°

    Some sun, a t-storm; humid

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      94°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) 88° 89° 91° 92° 93° 93° 92° 86°
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Wind (mph) 12 SSW 13 SSW 13 SSW 13 SSW 14 SW 14 SW 13 SW 12 SW
UV Index 5 6 6 6 5 3 2 1
Cloud Cover 60% 60% 65% 70% 70% 70% 70% 70%
Dew Point 77° 76° 76° 77° 77° 77° 77° 80°
Middle Grid line 95 F Middle Grid line 90 F Middle Grid line 85 F

Temperature History - Jul 24

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  Today Normal Record 7/24/2015
High 93° 84° 105° (1934) 84°
Low 72° 64° 53° (2000) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:38 AM with 14:40 of sunlight, then sets at 8:18 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:11 PM with 12:44 of moolight, then sets at 11:55 AM

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