• Today

    Apr 29

    51°Lo 38°

    Mostly cloudy and warmer

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      6%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 30

    53°Lo 43°

    Mostly cloudy, afternoon rain

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      80%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 1

    53°Lo 38°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Fair for fishing
    • Precip
      56%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
  • Mon

    May 2

    61°Lo 38°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      7%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      29%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    67°Lo 47°

    Periods of sun

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      7%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      60%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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Hi 53° RealFeel® 49° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 13 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Mostly cloudy and cool with occasional rain

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 38° RealFeel® 36° Precipitation 40%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

A shower in the area in the evening; otherwise, clear to partly cloudy and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0.01 in
  • Rain: 0.01 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 53° 66° N/A 70°
Low 38° 46° N/A 30°

Solunar Information for Elgin, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:48 AM with 14:05 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:45 AM with 11:09 of moolight, then sets at 1:54 PM

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Fri, May 6
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Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Warmup to follow cool, damp weekend

April 29, 2016; 5:43 PM ET

Following a cool and rainy weekend, warmer conditions will arrive in the Chicago area early next week. more >

Trout Tactics

Apr 4, 2012; 5:00 AM ET We spend a day with world-renowned fly fisherman Joe Humphreys, who hosted a nationally broadcast fly fishing show on ESPN, and taught his craft for over 40 years. Some of his better-known pupils include former President Jimmy Carter and basketball coach Bobby Knight. Violeta Yas reports.

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