• Tue

    Mar 3

    46°Lo 17°

    Ice changing to rain; cool

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      75%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    24°Lo 8°

    Rather cloudy and much colder

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      14%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      75%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    29°Lo 12°

    Frigid; morning snow

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      68%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Wind
      Speed
      28 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    31°Lo 21°

    Cold with plenty of sunshine

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      1%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      3%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    33°Lo 18°

    Cold with plenty of sunshine

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      4%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
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Hi 33° RealFeel® 28° Precipitation 4%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Cold with plenty of sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • 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 18° RealFeel® 6° Precipitation 2%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 12 mph
  • Gusts: 24 mph

Partly cloudy and cold

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

Temperature History - Mar 7

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  Today Normal Record 3/7/2014
High 33° 45° 74° (2000) 46°
Low 18° 26° -2° (1899) 18°

Solunar Information for Ottawa, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:21 AM with 11:32 of sunlight, then sets at 5:53 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:57 PM with 11:40 of moolight, then sets at 7:37 AM

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