• Today

    May 4

    72°Lo 57°

    Mostly cloudy and warm

    Warning for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
  • Tue

    May 5

    74°Lo 58°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Wed

    May 6

    82°Lo 59°

    Brief showers

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      71%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Thu

    May 7

    86°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny and very warm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    84°Lo 63°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
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Hi 82° RealFeel® 85° Precipitation 71%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Clouds and breaks of sun; very warm with brief showers

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.23 in
  • Rain: 0.23 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 56° Precipitation 25%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Clear and mild

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - May 6

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 82° 69° N/A 73°
Low 59° 47° N/A 45°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:10 of sunlight, then sets at 7:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:26 PM with 10:06 of moolight, then sets at 8:32 AM

Kankakee Weather Report

Chicago: Showers to Precede Late-Week Warmth

May 4, 2015; 4:47 PM ET

Showers and thunderstorms will frequent the Chicago area early this week before dry and warm conditions return to the city. 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.

Wed. Hair Frizz

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index