• Fri

    May 8

    80°Lo 59°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; warm

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
  • Sat

    May 9

    74°Lo 56°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 10

    75°Lo 54°

    Cloudy with thunderstorms

    Very Good for biking
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 11

    74°Lo 47°

    Cloudy with a stray t-storm

    Good for biking
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 12

    69°Lo 46°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for biking
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Hi 80° RealFeel® 82° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 14 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Partly sunny and very warm with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Mild; a thunderstorm in spots in the evening followed by a couple of thunderstorms around late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.14 in
  • Rain: 0.14 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2014
High 80° 68° 89° (2014) 89°
Low 59° 46° 37° (2011) 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:39 AM with 14:19 of sunlight, then sets at 7:58 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:26 PM with 11:59 of moolight, then sets at 9:26 AM

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