• Today

    Aug 4

    83°Lo 62°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    83°Lo 65°

    Increasing cloudiness

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    81°Lo 66°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 7

    81°Lo 67°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.10 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    85°Lo 67°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.09 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Increasing clouds 83° Lo 75° RealFeel® 89° / 73°

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  • Precipitation: 0%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 46%
  • Cloud Cover: 72%
  • Dew Point: 57° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Temperature History - Aug 5

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  Today Normal Record 8/5/2014
High 83° 83° 89° (2001) 83°
Low 65° 64° 51° (1997) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:49 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 8:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:21 PM with 13:46 of moolight, then sets at 1:07 PM

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48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

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