• Today

    Aug 27

    90°Lo 73°

    Sunshine; warm, more humid

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Thu

    Aug 28

    87°Lo 65°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 29

    84°Lo 71°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 30

    91°Lo 77°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    93°Lo 77°

    Periods of sun with a t-storm

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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UV Index 1 2 4 5 6 6 6 5
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Temperature History - Aug 27

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  Today Normal Record 8/27/2013
High 90° 85° 100° (1987) 94°
Low 73° 68° 51° (1885) 73°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:32 AM with 13:14 of sunlight, then sets at 7:46 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:25 AM with 12:13 of moolight, then sets at 8:38 PM

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