• Early AM

    Aug 2

    Lo 67°

    A shower or heavy thunderstorm

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Today

    Aug 2

    85°Lo 63°

    A strong thunderstorm

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    79°Lo 56°

    Partly sunny and breezy

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      79°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 4

    80°Lo 58°

    Nice with clouds and sun

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    78°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 89° Precipitation 57%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

A strong thunderstorm; storms can bring downpours, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 0.33 in
  • Rain: 0.33 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs
Lo 63° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

A strong evening t-storm; storms can bring downpours, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 0.25 in
  • Rain: 0.25 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 2

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  Today Normal Record 8/2/2014
High 85° 83° N/A 84°
Low 63° 64° N/A 53°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:47 AM with 14:24 of sunlight, then sets at 8:11 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:34 PM with 12:05 of moolight, then sets at 9:39 AM

Gilberts Weather Report

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August 1, 2015; 12:26 PM ET

After a warm start to the week, a trend toward cooler temperatures can be expected. more >

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