• Tonight

    Jul 30

    Lo 67°

    Clear

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 31

    88°Lo 65°

    Sunny to partly cloudy

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

    Aug 1

    85°Lo 67°

    Mostly sunny and comfortable

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.15 in
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Sun

    Aug 2

    85°Lo 68°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.33 in
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    87°Lo 63°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.05 in
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 87° Precipitation 12%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Sunny to partly cloudy and comfortable

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 9%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 67° RealFeel® 60° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Becoming cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 1

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 8/1/2014
High 85° 83° 96° (2006) 85°
Low 67° 64° 51° (1998) 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:45 AM with 14:25 of sunlight, then sets at 8:10 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:53 PM with 11:31 of moolight, then sets at 8:24 AM

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