• Mon

    May 11

    74°Lo 48°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      62%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Wind
      Speed
      17 mph
    more
  • Tue

    May 12

    62°Lo 41°

    Mostly cloudy; windy, cooler

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      19%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Wind
      Speed
      20 mph
    more
  • Wed

    May 13

    65°Lo 51°

    Warmer with clouds and sun

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      17%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      52%
    • Wind
      Speed
      13 mph
    more
  • Thu

    May 14

    75°Lo 51°

    Sun through high clouds

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      3%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 15

    79°Lo 48°

    Warm with rain and a t-storm

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      65%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
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Hi 79° RealFeel® 83° Precipitation 65%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Warm with periods of rain and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.32 in
  • Rain: 0.32 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5.5 hrs
Lo 48° RealFeel® 43° Precipitation 40%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Cloudy with a stray shower late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.01 in
  • Rain: 0.01 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 15

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  Today Normal Record 5/15/2014
High 79° 72° 93° (1944) 56°
Low 48° 50° 34° (1926) 39°

Solunar Information for Ottawa, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:37 AM with 14:30 of sunlight, then sets at 8:07 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:07 AM with 13:18 of moolight, then sets at 5:25 PM

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