• Tonight

    Aug 20

    Lo 69°

    A shower or thunderstorm late

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      88°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 21

    85°Lo 73°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      93°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
  • Fri

    Aug 22

    91°Lo 71°

    Periods of sun with a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      104°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 23

    87°Lo 68°

    A p.m. t-storm possible

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      97°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 24

    91°Lo 69°

    Clouds and sun; hot, humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      22%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      98°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
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Cloud Cover 93% 90% 84% 78% 76% 76% 76% 76%
Dew Point 69° 70° 71° 71° 72° 72° 73° 73°
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Temperature History - Aug 21

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  Today Normal Record 8/21/2013
High 85° 82° N/A 90°
Low 73° 63° N/A 59°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:07 AM with 13:38 of sunlight, then sets at 7:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:36 AM with 14:39 of moolight, then sets at 5:15 PM

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