• Today

    Oct 1

    71°Lo 62°

    Pleasant and warmer

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    • Precip
      18%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Thu

    Oct 2

    76°Lo 60°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      13.5
    more
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    62°Lo 41°

    Cooler with a few showers

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    53°Lo 39°

    Cooler with a shower possible

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    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    57°Lo 43°

    A shower possible

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    • Wind
      Gust
      19 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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  • W 16 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine, breezy and cooler with a shower possible

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 15%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
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  • WSW 11 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Clear to partly cloudy and chilly

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 7%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Oct 4

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  Today Normal Record 10/4/2013
High 53° 67° 87° (2005) 74°
Low 39° 46° 31° (2004) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:51 AM with 11:37 of sunlight, then sets at 6:28 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:07 PM with 11:20 of moolight, then sets at 3:27 AM

Park Ridge Weather Report

Chicago: Mix of Sun, Storms Ahead as Temperatures Fluctuate

October 1, 2014; 7:29 AM ET

The Chicago area is set for a roller-coaster weather pattern over the next few days as temperatures rise and fall in between alternating sunny and stormy skies. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Sat. Hair Frizz

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Sat. UV Index