• Tonight

    Aug 21

    Lo 73°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      80%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      90°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 22

    91°Lo 71°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; hot

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      104°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    86°Lo 70°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      100°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    91°Lo 72°

    Clouds and sun; hot, humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      99°
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 25

    90°Lo 68°

    A t-storm around in the p.m.

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      97°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
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Hi 86° RealFeel® 100° Precipitation 57%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine with a shower or thunderstorm; warm and humid

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.22 in
  • Rain: 0.22 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 70° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Partly cloudy, warm and humid with a shower or thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.13 in
  • Rain: 0.13 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 23

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  Today Normal Record 8/23/2013
High 86° 81° 97° (1947) 82°
Low 70° 62° 51° (1888) 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:08 AM with 13:32 of sunlight, then sets at 7:40 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:24 AM with 14:01 of moolight, then sets at 6:25 PM

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