• Early AM

    Mar 5

    Lo 2°

    Frigid

    Lawn Mowing Weather
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      10°
    more
  • Today

    Mar 5

    14°Lo 2°

    Sunny, but very cold

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    26°Lo 23°

    Partly sunny and breezy

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    39°Lo 24°

    Clouds and sun; not as cold

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 8

    37°Lo 25°

    Sun and clouds

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    more
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Temperature History - Mar 5

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  Today Normal Record 3/5/2014
High 14° 42° N/A 23°
Low 26° N/A 19°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:21 AM with 11:25 of sunlight, then sets at 5:46 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:00 PM with 12:34 of moolight, then sets at 6:34 AM

Mount Prospect Weather Report

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Current Drought Status

Current Soil Conditions

Thu. Overnight Freeze

Thu. Degree Days

Thu. Evapotranspiration