• Sunny 87°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      59%
    • RealFeel
      97°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Today

    Sep 4

    Hi 89°

    Mostly sunny, warm and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      99°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Sep 5

    Hi 89°

    Partly sunny, warm and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      96°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    Day Details >
  • Sunday

    Sep 6

    Hi 88°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      96°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Watch for a strong thunderstorm Sunday night

9/4 9/5 Now: 2:28pm
PM 2-6
  • 2pm Mostly sunny 87° 0%
  • 3pm Mostly sunny 89° 0%
  • 4pm Mostly sunny 88° 0%
  • 5pm Mostly sunny 87° 0%
  • 6pm Mostly sunny 86° 0%
AM 1-6
  • 1am Mostly clear 74° 1%
  • 2am Mostly clear 73° 6%
  • 3am Intermittent clouds 73° 6%
  • 4am Intermittent clouds 73° 6%
  • 5am Mostly cloudy 72° 6%
  • 6am Intermittent clouds 71° 6%
AM 7-12
  • 7am Intermittent clouds 71° 4%
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 72° 1%
  • 9am Intermittent clouds 76° 1%
  • 10am Partly sunny 80° 1%
  • 11am Partly sunny 83° 1%
  • 12pm Mostly sunny 84° 1%
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