• Today

    Jul 24

    93°Lo 71°

    A heavy thunderstorm

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
  • Mon

    Jul 25

    88°Lo 65°

    Mostly sunny

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 26

    87°Lo 65°

    Humid with plenty of sunshine

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      6 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 27

    87°Lo 68°

    Periods of clouds and sun

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 28

    82°Lo 68°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
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Hi 93° RealFeel® 105° Precipitation 55%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SSW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Hot and humid with intervals of clouds and sunshine; a heavy thunderstorm later this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 90%
  • Precipitation: 0.63 in
  • Rain: 0.63 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 71° RealFeel® 72° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 6 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

A heavy thunderstorm early on this evening; turning out clear and very humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 90%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 24

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 7/24/2015
High 93° 84° 105° (1934) 84°
Low 71° 64° 53° (2000) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:39 AM with 14:39 of sunlight, then sets at 8:18 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:11 PM with 12:45 of moolight, then sets at 11:56 AM

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