• Tonight

    May 3

    Lo 59°

    Thunderstorms, severe early

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Mon

    May 4

    71°Lo 50°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    63°Lo 51°

    Cloudy, a couple of t-storms

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      6
  • Wed

    May 6

    76°Lo 58°

    Warmer with a shower or two

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
  • Thu

    May 7

    82°Lo 63°

    Mostly sunny and very warm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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A couple of showers and thunderstorms 63° Lo 55° RealFeel® 65° / 51°

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  • Precipitation: 60%
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Cloud Cover: 95%
  • Dew Point: 48° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
7 mph

Temperature History - May 5

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  Today Normal Record 5/5/2014
High 63° 66° 83° (2000) 58°
Low 51° 45° 34° (2005) 41°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:12 of sunlight, then sets at 7:55 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:32 PM with 10:07 of moolight, then sets at 7:39 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

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The History Behind the UV Index

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Tue. Hair Frizz

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index