• Mostly cloudy 68°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      41%
    • RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Speed
      16 mph
  • Today

    May 3

    Hi 68°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    May 4

    Hi 65°

    Breezy with sunshine

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    Day Details >
  • Thursday

    May 5

    Hi 71°

    Warmer with plenty of sun

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms in the area Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening

5/3 5/4 Now: 3:37pm
PM 3-7
  • 3pm Mostly cloudy 68° 0%
  • 4pm Intermittent clouds 68° 0%
  • 5pm Intermittent clouds 68° 0%
  • 6pm Intermittent clouds 67° 0%
  • 7pm Intermittent clouds 65° 2%
AM 2-7
  • 2am Mostly clear 53° 0%
  • 3am Mostly clear 52° 0%
  • 4am Mostly clear 51° 0%
  • 5am Mostly clear 49° 0%
  • 6am Mostly clear 48° 0%
  • 7am Mostly sunny 46° 0%
AM 8-1
  • 8am Sunny 49° 0%
  • 9am Sunny 52° 0%
  • 10am Sunny 56° 0%
  • 11am Sunny 59° 0%
  • 12pm Sunny 60° 0%
  • 1pm Mostly sunny 62° 0%
Hourly Forecast >
May 03, 2016; 1:18 AM ET
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Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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