• Today

    Aug 2

    86°Lo 54°

    Some sun; breezy in the p.m.

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 3

    78°Lo 51°

    Sunshine and less humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Aug 4

    80°Lo 58°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    74°Lo 60°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    70°Lo 56°

    Cloudy, a t-storm possible

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
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Hi 74° RealFeel® 78° Precipitation 64%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Mostly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.52 in
  • Rain: 0.52 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs
Lo 60° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Rain and a thunderstorm in the evening followed by rain and drizzle late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.41 in
  • Rain: 0.41 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 7 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 5

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  Today Normal Record 8/5/2014
High 74° 82° N/A 81°
Low 60° 60° N/A 59°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:09 AM with 14:29 of sunlight, then sets at 8:38 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:45 PM with 13:54 of moolight, then sets at 1:39 PM

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Wed. UV Index