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Local Weather

Current Weather

32.0
Partly Cloudy

Extended Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny
Tonight
Increasing Clouds
Saturday
Partly Sunny
Saturday Night
Partly Cloudy
Sunday
Partly Sunny

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 39. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.