• Today

    Aug 29

    75°Lo 63°

    Some rain and a thunderstorm

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
  • Sun

    Aug 30

    83°Lo 64°

    Warmer with some sun

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    more
  • Mon

    Aug 31

    87°Lo 66°

    Sunny, very warm and humid

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      94°
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 1

    87°Lo 67°

    Mostly sunny, warm and humid

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      93°
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 2

    87°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      94°
    more
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Hi 75° RealFeel® 78° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Mostly cloudy; occasional morning rain and a thunderstorm followed by a shower this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 30%
  • Precipitation: 0.19 in
  • Rain: 0.19 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 63° RealFeel® 63° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 5 mph

An evening shower or thunderstorm; otherwise, mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 29

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  Today Normal Record 8/29/2014
High 75° 80° N/A 86°
Low 63° 62° N/A 69°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:15 AM with 13:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:27 PM with 11:49 of moolight, then sets at 7:16 AM

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