• Tonight

    Apr 1

    Lo 56°

    A couple of showers late

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    65°Lo 41°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    48°Lo 26°

    Rain, then snow late; colder

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    55°Lo 38°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    58°Lo 43°

    An a.m. shower or two; cloudy

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Rain changing to snow 43° Lo 36° RealFeel® 35° / 26°

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  • Precipitation: 62%
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Cloud Cover: 95%
  • Dew Point: 31° F
  • Visibility: 6 mi
12 mph

Temperature History - Apr 3

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  Today Normal Record 4/3/2014
High 48° 54° 75° (2011) 43°
Low 26° 35° 18° (2013) 35°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:31 AM with 12:48 of sunlight, then sets at 7:19 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:47 PM with 11:47 of moolight, then sets at 6:34 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Mild, Wet Week Ahead

April 1, 2015; 11:10 PM ET

Though it will be a mild week for the Chicago area, thunderstorms, showers and even the chance for snow loom late in the week. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Fri. Hair Frizz

Fri. Wind Maps

Fri. UV Index