• Early AM

    May 6

    Lo 42°

    Clear

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      69°
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
  • Today

    May 6

    78°Lo 59°

    Sunny and warmer

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    73°Lo 42°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      75°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    66°Lo 48°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    71°Lo 58°

    Cloudy, a t-storm in spots

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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  • Humidity: 84%
  • Cloud Cover: 4%
  • Dew Point: 41° F
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Visibility: 10 mi
2 mph

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