• Partly cloudy 70°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      100%
    • RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Early AM

    Jul 28

    Lo 68°

    Partly to mostly cloudy

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      35%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      95°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    Day Details >
  • Today

    Jul 28

    Hi 78°

    Humid with clouds and sun

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      83°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 29

    Hi 74°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      23%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Showers and a thunderstorm late tonight through tomorrow afternoon

7/28 7/29 Now: 4:37am
AM 4-8
  • 4am Partly cloudy 70° 7%
  • 5am Intermittent clouds 69° 7%
  • 6am Intermittent clouds 69° 7%
  • 7am Intermittent clouds 69° 7%
  • 8am Intermittent clouds 69° 7%
PM 3-8
  • 3pm Intermittent clouds 77° 7%
  • 4pm Intermittent clouds 78° 7%
  • 5pm Intermittent clouds 78° 7%
  • 6pm Intermittent clouds 77° 7%
  • 7pm Intermittent clouds 75° 7%
  • 8pm Cloudy 74° 6%
PM 9-2
  • 9pm Cloudy 71° 6%
  • 10pm Cloudy 69° 6%
  • 11pm Mostly cloudy 68° 6%
  • 12am Mostly cloudy 67° 6%
  • 1am Cloudy 66° 8%
  • 2am Cloudy 65° 10%
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