• Partly sunny 71°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      89%
    • RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Today

    Aug 2

    Hi 90°

    A strong thunderstorm

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      93°
    • Wind
      Speed
      16 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Aug 3

    Hi 80°

    Clouds and sun; not as warm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tuesday

    Aug 4

    Hi 81°

    Pleasant with clouds and sun

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms, some strong, this morning through this evening

8/2 8/3 Now: 7:38am
AM 7-11
  • 7am Mostly cloudy 71° 47%
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 74° 47%
  • 9am Mostly cloudy w/ t-storms 76° 51%
  • 10am Intermittent clouds 81° 47%
  • 11am Intermittent clouds 84° 15%
PM 6-11
  • 6pm Intermittent clouds 88° 33%
  • 7pm Intermittent clouds 85° 36%
  • 8pm Partly sunny 83° 47%
  • 9pm Mostly cloudy w/ t-storms 77° 51%
  • 10pm Intermittent clouds 78° 47%
  • 11pm Intermittent clouds 77° 34%
AM 12-5
  • 12am Intermittent clouds 76° 34%
  • 1am Intermittent clouds 74° 29%
  • 2am Intermittent clouds 72° 20%
  • 3am Partly cloudy 70° 20%
  • 4am Partly cloudy 69° 20%
  • 5am Partly cloudy 68° 20%
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August 2, 2015; 6:33 AM ET

A disturbance will swing across the Midwest and fire a round of severe thunderstorms to end the weekend. more >

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