• Early AM

    Jan 26

    Lo 18°

    Low clouds

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      35%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    Jan 26

    29°Lo 25°

    A bit of afternoon snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Jan 27

    33°Lo 21°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Jan 28

    37°Lo 33°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jan 29

    34°Lo 24°

    Cloudy, snow showers; breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      21°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
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Hi 34° RealFeel® 21° Precipitation 61%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

Cloudy and breezy with a couple of snow showers

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 24° RealFeel® 11° Precipitation 4%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jan 29

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  Today Normal Record 1/29/2014
High 34° 31° 63° (2013) 23°
Low 24° 17° -16° (1966)

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:08 AM with 9:55 of sunlight, then sets at 5:03 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:50 PM with 14:46 of moolight, then sets at 3:36 AM

Mount Prospect Weather Report

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