• Early AM

    Oct 1

    Lo 52°

    A shower or thunderstorm

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      50°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Today

    Oct 1

    64°Lo 50°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for home energy
    • Avg
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      55°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      61°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
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  • Thu

    Oct 2

    65°Lo 41°

    Variable cloudiness

    Poor for home energy
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      50°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      67°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
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  • Fri

    Oct 3

    48°Lo 31°

    Colder with a few showers

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      28°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    48°Lo 35°

    Chilly with some sun

    Fair for home energy
    • Avg
      RealFeel
      35°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      40°
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
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Hi 48° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 74%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 27 mph

Variable cloudiness, breezy and colder with a few showers

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.29 in
  • Rain: 0.29 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 31° RealFeel® 18° Precipitation 10%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 27 mph

Breezy with clearing

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

Temperature History - Oct 3

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  Today Normal Record 10/3/2013
High 48° 63° 88° (1922) 54°
Low 31° 39° 20° (1996) 51°

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Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:17 AM with 11:36 of sunlight, then sets at 6:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:00 PM with 10:35 of moolight, then sets at 2:35 AM

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