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Local Weather

Current Weather

45.0
Mostly Cloudy

Extended Forecast

Today
Chance T-storms then Partly Sunny
Tonight
Partly Cloudy then Mostly Cloudy and Breezy
Wednesday
Cloudy and Breezy
Wednesday Night
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday
Sunny

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.