• Today

    May 6

    78°Lo 59°

    Warmer with variable clouds

    Very Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      78°
  • Thu

    May 7

    84°Lo 62°

    Partly sunny, breezy and warm

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    79°Lo 59°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      79°
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    72°Lo 48°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      70°
    more
  • Sun

    May 10

    66°Lo 50°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    more
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Middle Grid line 55 F Middle Grid line 50 F Middle Grid line 45 F

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 78° 68° N/A 67°
Low 59° 47° N/A 41°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:14 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:30 PM with 10:01 of moolight, then sets at 8:31 AM

Elgin Weather Report

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May 6, 2015; 1:11 PM ET

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Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

Wed. Overnight Freeze

Wed. Degree Days

Wed. Evapotranspiration