• Sunny 79°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      78%
    • RealFeel
      84°
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
  • Today

    Sep 5

    Hi 88°

    Humid with increasing clouds

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Sep 6

    Hi 88°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    Day Details >
  • Monday

    Sep 7

    Hi 83°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      93°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some severe, tomorrow evening through Tuesday morning; storms can bring downpours, large hail and damaging winds

9/5 9/6 Now: 10:08am
AM 10-2
  • 10am Sunny 78° 0%
  • 11am Sunny 80° 0%
  • 12pm Mostly sunny 82° 0%
  • 1pm Partly sunny 84° 0%
  • 2pm Partly sunny 85° 0%
PM 9-2
  • 9pm Mostly cloudy 78° 0%
  • 10pm Mostly cloudy 77° 0%
  • 11pm Mostly cloudy 76° 0%
  • 12am Mostly cloudy 76° 0%
  • 1am Cloudy 75° 0%
  • 2am Cloudy 74° 1%
AM 3-8
  • 3am Mostly cloudy 74° 1%
  • 4am Mostly cloudy 73° 1%
  • 5am Mostly cloudy 73° 1%
  • 6am Mostly cloudy 73° 1%
  • 7am Mostly cloudy 72° 1%
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 74° 1%
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