• Cloudy 75°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      94%
    • RealFeel
      79°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
  • Today

    Jul 28

    Hi 88°

    Heavy t-storms this morning

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      101°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 29

    Hi 80°

    Not as warm with lots of sun

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    Day Details >
  • Thursday

    Jul 30

    Hi 85°

    Nice with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some heavy, this morning; storms can bring downpours, large hail and damaging winds

7/28 7/29 Now: 10:04am
AM 10-2
  • 10am Partly sunny w/ t-storms 78° 53%
  • 11am Partly sunny 80° 48%
  • 12pm Partly sunny 81° 47%
  • 1pm Partly sunny w/ t-storms 83° 51%
  • 2pm Partly sunny w/ t-storms 85° 51%
PM 9-2
  • 9pm Mostly cloudy w/ t-storms 79° 52%
  • 10pm Intermittent clouds 77° 48%
  • 11pm Intermittent clouds 76° 34%
  • 12am Intermittent clouds 75° 34%
  • 1am Intermittent clouds 73° 37%
  • 2am Intermittent clouds 72° 48%
AM 3-8
  • 3am Mostly cloudy w/ t-storms 71° 52%
  • 4am Intermittent clouds 70° 48%
  • 5am Intermittent clouds 68° 34%
  • 6am Intermittent clouds 66° 34%
  • 7am Intermittent clouds 65° 22%
  • 8am Mostly sunny 68° 0%
Hourly Forecast >
Jul 28, 2015; 1:18 AM ET
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