• Early AM

    Dec 18

    Lo 24°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    Dec 18

    31°Lo 25°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      28°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Dec 19

    34°Lo 25°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      35°
    • Wind
      Gust
      5 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 20

    35°Lo 24°

    Mostly cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      36°
    • Wind
      Gust
      5 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 21

    37°Lo 28°

    Periods of sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      36°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
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Hi 37° RealFeel® 36° Precipitation 12%

Day

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E

S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Periods of sun

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 28° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 15%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy

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

Temperature History - Dec 21

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  Today Normal Record 12/21/2013
High 37° 34° 60° (1967) 37°
Low 28° 21° -15° (1901) 34°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:09 AM with 9:10 of sunlight, then sets at 4:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:24 AM with 10:02 of moolight, then sets at 4:26 PM

Hamlet Weather Report

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December 17, 2014; 8:33 PM ET

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Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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Sun. Outdoor Entertaining

Sun. Wind Maps

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