• Today

    Aug 29

    82°Lo 71°

    Warmer with a thunderstorm

    Moderate ragweed pollen levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      30 - Moderate
    • Tree
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 30

    81°Lo 68°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Moderate ragweed pollen levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      30 - Moderate
    • Tree
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    83°Lo 71°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Moderate ragweed pollen levels
    • Grass
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    • Ragweed
      Pollen
      30 - Moderate
    • Tree
      Pollen
      0 - Low
    more
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    83°Lo 66°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Moderate ragweed pollen levels
    • Precip
      60%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    81°Lo 63°

    Periods of sun

    Ragweed Pollen Weather
    • Precip
      22%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    • Cloud
      Cover
      49%
    more
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Hi 83° RealFeel® 85° Precipitation 60%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Clouds and breaks of sun; humid with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 66° RealFeel® 64° Precipitation 80%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 4 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

A couple of thunderstorms around, mainly early, when they can be strong; cloudy and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 0.71 in
  • Rain: 0.71 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3.5 hrs

Temperature History - Sep 1

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  Today Normal Record 9/1/2013
High 83° 80° 92° (2011) 83°
Low 66° 60° 44° (2009) 61°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:17 AM with 13:09 of sunlight, then sets at 7:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:09 PM with 10:10 of moolight, then sets at 11:19 PM

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