• Early AM

    May 6

    Lo 42°

    Clear

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      4%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      2%
    • Wind
      Speed
      2 mph
    more
  • Today

    May 6

    78°Lo 59°

    Sunny and warmer

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      39%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    73°Lo 42°

    A thunderstorm in the area

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      10%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      39%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    66°Lo 48°

    An a.m. shower; partly sunny

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      68%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      97%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    71°Lo 58°

    Cloudy, a t-storm in spots

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      66%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      92%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
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Temp (°F) 58° 60° 64° 67° 70° 71° 70° 69°
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Wind (mph) 8 SSE 9 S 9 S 10 S 12 S 12 S 13 S 14 S
UV Index 2 3 4 4 2 3 2 2
Cloud Cover 97% 97% 98% 99% 100% 100% 99% 100%
Dew Point 58° 58° 58° 59° 60° 60° 60° 59°
Middle Grid line 75 F Middle Grid line 70 F Middle Grid line 65 F Middle Grid line 60 F Middle Grid line 55 F

Temperature History - May 9

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  Today Normal Record 5/9/2015
High 71° 70° 96° (1934) 71°
Low 58° 48° 29° (1945) 53°

Solunar Information for Ottawa, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:43 AM with 14:18 of sunlight, then sets at 8:01 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:32 AM with 14:44 of moolight, then sets at 10:16 PM

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Ottawa Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to soar late this week

May 6, 2016; 12:38 AM ET

Temperatures will soar into the 70s by late in the week in the Chicago area. more >

Trout Tactics

Apr 4, 2012; 5:00 AM ET We spend a day with world-renowned fly fisherman Joe Humphreys, who hosted a nationally broadcast fly fishing show on ESPN, and taught his craft for over 40 years. Some of his better-known pupils include former President Jimmy Carter and basketball coach Bobby Knight. Violeta Yas reports.

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