• Today

    Oct 2

    77°Lo 60°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    62°Lo 39°

    Cooler; a bit of morning rain

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    52°Lo 41°

    Partly sunny with a shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      44°
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    55°Lo 43°

    Chance of a shower

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    60°Lo 46°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
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A few strong thunderstorms 71° Lo 68° RealFeel® 69° / 62°

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  • Precipitation: 65%
  • Rain: 0.46 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 83%
  • Cloud Cover: 98%
  • Dew Point: 64° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
8 mph

Temperature History - Oct 2

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  Today Normal Record 10/2/2013
High 77° 68° 91° (1971) 77°
Low 60° 50° 28° (1974) 64°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:49 AM with 11:43 of sunlight, then sets at 6:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:41 PM with 10:25 of moolight, then sets at 1:06 AM

Forest Park Weather Report

Chicago: Mix of Sun, Storms Ahead as Temperatures Fluctuate

October 2, 2014; 4:29 AM ET

The Chicago area is set for a roller-coaster weather pattern over the next few days as temperatures rise and fall in between alternating sunny and stormy skies. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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