• Early AM

    May 7

    Lo 60°

    Partly to mostly cloudy

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      9%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 7

    85°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny, breezy and warm

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      33%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    78°Lo 61°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      63%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      81%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Sat

    May 9

    77°Lo 56°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for fishing
    • Precip
      60%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      83%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 10

    76°Lo 60°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      57%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      83%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
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UV Index 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Cloud Cover 92% 90% 82% 72% 65% 64% 67% 72%
Dew Point 59° 59° 59° 58° 59° 59° 59° 61°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F

Temperature History - May 8

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  Today Normal Record 5/8/2014
High 78° 70° 93° (1896) 90°
Low 61° 48° 33° (1976) 64°

Solunar Information for Ottawa, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:44 AM with 14:16 of sunlight, then sets at 8:00 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:14 AM with 3:17 of moolight, then sets at 9:32 AM

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