• Today

    May 5

    59°Lo 51°

    Cooler with rain at times

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      8.5
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      62°
  • Wed

    May 6

    68°Lo 51°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    80°Lo 59°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    82°Lo 64°

    Clouds and sun with a t-storm

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    77°Lo 57°

    Cloudy, a thunderstorm; warm

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
    more
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Hi 59° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 70%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Cooler with rain at times

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 14%
  • Precipitation: 0.49 in
  • Rain: 0.49 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5.5 hrs
Lo 51° RealFeel® 47° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Mostly cloudy with a thunderstorm early; otherwise, a couple of showers

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 59° 64° 90° (1952) 55°
Low 51° 43° 30° (1979) 37°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:23 AM with 14:15 of sunlight, then sets at 8:38 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:14 PM with 10:04 of moolight, then sets at 8:18 AM

Lake Orion Weather Report

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Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

Tue. Overnight Freeze

Tue. Degree Days

Tue. Evapotranspiration