• Early AM

    May 5

    Lo 50°

    A couple of showers and heavy thunderstorms

    Lawn Mowing Weather
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    more
  • Today

    May 5

    65°Lo 53°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
  • Wed

    May 6

    79°Lo 58°

    Warmer with a few showers

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    82°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny, breezy and warm

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    79°Lo 59°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
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Hi 65° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 65%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Rain and a t-storm this morning followed by a couple of showers and a thunderstorm this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 49%
  • Precipitation: 0.26 in
  • Rain: 0.26 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5 hrs
Lo 53° RealFeel® 46° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Partly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 49%
  • Precipitation: 0.2 in
  • Rain: 0.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 65° 67° 87° (1980) 59°
Low 53° 45° 30° (1992) 39°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:46 AM with 14:11 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:35 PM with 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 7:42 AM

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Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

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Tue. Evapotranspiration