• Early AM

    Jul 24

    Lo 70°

    A few severe thunderstorms

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0.81 in
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
  • Today

    Jul 24

    93°Lo 72°

    A heavy thunderstorm

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.15 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Mon

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 66°

    Sunny much of the time

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 26

    88°Lo 66°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 27

    87°Lo 68°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.13 in
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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UV Index 0 0 1 2 4 5 6 6
Cloud Cover 70% 70% 70% 70% 65% 60% 60% 65%
Dew Point 72° 75° 74° 74° 76° 77° 76° 76°
Middle Grid line 95 F Middle Grid line 90 F Middle Grid line 85 F Middle Grid line 80 F Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 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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Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

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