• Today

    Sep 2

    79°Lo 60°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    84°Lo 66°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Sep 4

    87°Lo 71°

    More humid with some sun

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Gust
      19 mph
  • Fri

    Sep 5

    78°Lo 57°

    A thunderstorm or two

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 6

    72°Lo 52°

    Partly sunny and delightful

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    more
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A chance of a strong thunderstorm 75° Lo 71° RealFeel® 75° / 69°

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  • Precipitation: 40%
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 87%
  • Cloud Cover: 35%
  • Dew Point: 69° F
  • Visibility: 7 mi
9 mph

Temperature History - Sep 4

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  Today Normal Record 9/4/2013
High 87° 78° 96° (1925) 81°
Low 71° 58° 40° (1997) 54°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:15 AM with 13:00 of sunlight, then sets at 7:15 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:53 PM with 10:15 of moolight, then sets at 2:08 AM

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