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Local Weather

Current Weather

80.0
Fair

Extended Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly Sunny
Tonight
Mostly Clear
Friday
Chance T-storms
Friday Night
Partly Cloudy
Saturday
Sunny

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.