• Cloudy 75°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      88%
    • RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Today

    Jul 6

    Hi 77°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      72%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 7

    Hi 71°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    Day Details >
  • Wednesday

    Jul 8

    Hi 68°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms today

7/6 7/7 Now: 5:17am
AM 5-9
  • 5am Thunderstorms 74° 57%
  • 6am Thunderstorms 74° 60%
  • 7am Cloudy 74° 49%
  • 8am Cloudy 73° 34%
  • 9am Cloudy 74° 34%
PM 4-9
  • 4pm Cloudy 69° 49%
  • 5pm Cloudy 68° 34%
  • 6pm Cloudy 68° 34%
  • 7pm Cloudy 66° 23%
  • 8pm Mostly cloudy 65° 2%
  • 9pm Mostly cloudy 64° 2%
PM 10-3
  • 10pm Mostly cloudy 62° 2%
  • 11pm Mostly cloudy 61° 2%
  • 12am Mostly cloudy 59° 2%
  • 1am Mostly cloudy 59° 1%
  • 2am Mostly clear 57° 0%
  • 3am Mostly clear 56° 0%
Hourly Forecast >
Jul 06, 2015; 1:18 AM ET
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Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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