• Today

    Oct 1

    74°Lo 59°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Thu

    Oct 2

    77°Lo 57°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      11 mph
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    61°Lo 38°

    Cooler with a shower in spots

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    53°Lo 35°

    Chance of a shower

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    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    57°Lo 40°

    Times of clouds and sun

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    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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UV Index 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 29% 35% 44% 52% 60% 65% 67% 66%
Dew Point 53° 53° 53° 54° 55° 55° 55° 56°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F

Temperature History - Oct 1

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  Today Normal Record 10/1/2013
High 74° 70° 85° (1994) 79°
Low 59° 47° 34° (1984) 58°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:49 AM with 11:46 of sunlight, then sets at 6:35 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:53 PM with 10:10 of moolight, then sets at 12:03 AM

Top Story

Joliet Weather Report

Chicago: Mix of Sun, Storms Ahead as Temperatures Fluctuate

October 1, 2014; 7:29 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 >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

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