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Local Weather

Current Weather

37.0
Mostly Cloudy

Extended Forecast

Overnight
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday Night
Partly Cloudy
Thursday
Partly Sunny
Thursday Night
Mostly Cloudy

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 39. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.