• Early AM

    Apr 26

    Lo 32°

    Clearing

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Apr 26

    55°Lo 31°

    Mostly sunny and warmer

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Apr 27

    55°Lo 32°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 28

    59°Lo 36°

    Mostly sunny

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 29

    62°Lo 36°

    Variable cloudiness

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    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 55° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 5%

Day

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  • NNE 12 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

Mostly sunny and warmer

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 31° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 4%

Night

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S

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  • N 7 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Mainly clear and chilly; there will be a freeze

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 26

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  Today Normal Record 4/26/2014
High 55° 63° 89° (1986) 57°
Low 31° 42° 27° (2006) 40°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:55 AM with 13:50 of sunlight, then sets at 7:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:52 PM with 13:48 of moolight, then sets at 2:40 AM

Mount Prospect Weather Report

Chicago: Dry, Warmer Weather to Return For New Week

April 26, 2015; 4:10 AM ET

Residents will enjoy a nice end to the weekend and pleasant weather through the beginning of the new week, after rain dampened the first half of the weekend. 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.

Sun. Hair Frizz

Sun. Wind Maps

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