• Mon

    Jan 5

    21°Lo 14°

    Sunny and quite cold

    Excellent for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Tue

    Jan 6

    21°Lo 10°

    Morning flurries, then snow

    Excellent for skiing
    • Snow
      1.24 in
    • Precip
      76%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Wed

    Jan 7

    20°Lo 10°

    Cloudy and quite cold

    Excellent for skiing
    • Snow
      0.04 in
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 8

    20°Lo 9°

    Mostly cloudy and quite cold

    Excellent for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Jan 9

    19°Lo 9°

    A little snow in the morning

    Very Good for skiing
    • Snow
      0.70 in
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
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Hi 21° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 0%

Day

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E

S

W

  • WNW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Quite cold with plenty of sunshine

  • 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 14° RealFeel® 15° Precipitation 8%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 2 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Cold with increasing cloudiness

  • 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 - Jan 5

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  Today Normal Record 1/5/2014
High 21° 31° 65° (1997) 30°
Low 14° 17° -17° (1999) -3°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:20 AM with 9:17 of sunlight, then sets at 4:37 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:33 PM with 14:22 of moolight, then sets at 7:55 AM

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