• Early AM

    May 2

    Lo 44°

    Mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 2

    55°Lo 41°

    Variable clouds with a shower

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    62°Lo 47°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    52°Lo 39°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      47°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Thu

    May 5

    55°Lo 38°

    Breezy with periods of sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
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Partly cloudy 42° Lo 39° RealFeel® 33° / 30°

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  • Precipitation: 13%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Cloud Cover: 48%
  • Dew Point: 30° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
12 mph

Temperature History - May 4

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  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 52° 66° N/A N/A
Low 39° 46° N/A N/A

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:38 AM with 14:10 of sunlight, then sets at 7:48 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:27 AM with 12:54 of moolight, then sets at 5:21 PM

Hamlet Weather Report

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