Next 5 Days
  • Current Weather

    19° F
    Cloudy
    Stargazing
    • Visibility: 10 mi
    • Cloud Cover: 98%
    • Ceiling: 3700 ft
  • Today

    Jan 18

    24° Hi
    A little p.m. snow, up to 1"
    • Poor
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 98%
    • Precip: 82%
    • Hours of Precip: 12
    } Day Details
  • Tomorrow

    Jan 19

    14° Hi
    Cloudy; windy
    • Poor
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 53%
    • Precip: 4%
    • Hours of Precip: 0
    } Day Details
  • Sunday

    Jan 20

    15° Hi
    Mainly cloudy; cold
    • Poor
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 96%
    • Precip: 55%
    • Hours of Precip: 2
    } Day Details
Next 6 Hours
  • 6AM

    Jan 18

    18°
    Cloudy
    Precip 1%
  • 7AM

    19°
    Mostly cloudy
    Precip 7%
  • 8AM

    19°
    Intermittent clouds
    Precip 7%
  • 9AM

    19°
    Intermittent clouds
    Precip 7%
  • 10AM

    20°
    Intermittent clouds
    Precip 7%
  • 11AM

    21°
    Intermittent clouds
    Precip 7%
 A late-week nuisance snowstorm will precede a major snowstorm that will stretch from the Midwest to the Northeast this weekend.
Multiple storms to drop heavy snow, wintry mix across Midwest and Northeast

Sunrise/Sunset

  • Sunrise: 7:38 AM
  • Sunset: 5:13 PM
  • Duration: 9:35 hr

Moonrise/Moonset

  • Moonrise: 2:47 PM
  • Moonset: 6:02 AM
  • Duration: 15:15 hr
Astronomy

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