• Early AM

    Jul 29

    Lo 74°

    A shower or thunderstorm

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0.28 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Today

    Jul 29

    86°Lo 66°

    A morning t-storm in spots

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.25 in
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 30

    88°Lo 65°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jul 31

    89°Lo 66°

    Sunny to partly cloudy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Aug 1

    85°Lo 63°

    Sunny and comfortable

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      21%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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  • Precipitation: 55%
  • Rain: 0.03 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 62%
  • Cloud Cover: 11%
  • Dew Point: 62° F
  • Visibility: 9 mi
7 mph

Temperature History - Jul 31

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  Today Normal Record 7/31/2014
High 89° 83° 98° (2006) 83°
Low 66° 64° 50° (1997) 57°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:44 AM with 14:28 of sunlight, then sets at 8:12 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:13 PM with 10:59 of moolight, then sets at 7:12 AM

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