• Wed

    Dec 31

    23°Lo 16°

    Cold with clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    26°Lo 19°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      18°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Jan 2

    26°Lo 21°

    Sun through high clouds

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      27°
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Jan 3

    29°Lo 18°

    Snow; windy in the afternoon

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      71%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    • Wind
      Gust
      54 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jan 4

    25°Lo 9°

    Cold with brilliant sunshine

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      36 mph
    more
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Hi 23° RealFeel® 4° Precipitation 4%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 17 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Breezy and cold with intervals of clouds and sun

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 16° RealFeel® 2° Precipitation 6%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 28 mph

Mainly clear and breezy

  • 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 - Dec 31

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  Today Normal Record 12/31/2013
High 23° 32° N/A 12°
Low 16° 17° N/A

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:20 AM with 9:10 of sunlight, then sets at 4:30 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:23 PM with 14:23 of moolight, then sets at 3:46 AM

Mount Prospect Weather Report

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