• Tonight

    Aug 2

    Lo 68°

    A strong evening thunderstorm

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0.33 in
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    82°Lo 62°

    Mostly sunny and less humid

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

    Aug 4

    83°Lo 63°

    Pleasant with periods of sun

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    79°Lo 65°

    A stray thunderstorm

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

    Aug 6

    76°Lo 62°

    Some sun, then turning cloudy

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.01 in
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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Times of clouds and sun 81° Lo 67° RealFeel® 85° / 67°

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  • Precipitation: 5%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 51%
  • Cloud Cover: 46%
  • Dew Point: 56° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Temperature History - Aug 4

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  Today Normal Record 8/4/2014
High 83° 83° 94° (2012) 87°
Low 63° 64° 53° (2000) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:48 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 8:07 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:44 PM with 13:15 of moolight, then sets at 11:59 AM

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