• Early AM

    Oct 21

    Lo 43°

    Partly to mostly cloudy

    Skiing Weather
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Oct 21

    54°Lo 39°

    Cool with sun and clouds

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Oct 22

    55°Lo 37°

    Plenty of sun

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Oct 23

    57°Lo 48°

    An afternoon shower in spots

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0.01 in
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 24

    63°Lo 48°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Temp (°F) 42° 42° 41° 41° 39° 40° 41° 44°
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Wind (mph) 2 ENE 2 NE 1 ENE 2 ENE 1 E 2 ENE 2 ESE 4 ESE
UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 10% 10% 2% 0% 0% 7% 8% 6%
Dew Point 36° 36° 36° 36° 35° 35° 36° 36°
Middle Grid line 45 F Middle Grid line 40 F Middle Grid line 35 F

Temperature History - Oct 22

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  Today Normal Record 10/22/2013
High 55° 60° 68° (2000) 39°
Low 37° 41° 25° (2013) 25°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:12 AM with 10:48 of sunlight, then sets at 6:00 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:52 AM with 11:34 of moolight, then sets at 5:26 PM

Des Plaines Weather Report

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48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Wed. Ski Weather