• Today

    Oct 2

    77°Lo 59°

    Couple of thunderstorms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      76°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
  • Fri

    Oct 3

    62°Lo 38°

    A little morning rain; cooler

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      57°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Oct 4

    51°Lo 39°

    Colder with a passing shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      43°
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    56°Lo 42°

    A shower possible

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    60°Lo 44°

    Mainly cloudy, showers around

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
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Hi 77° RealFeel® 76° Precipitation 60%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm, mainly later; warm and more humid

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.16 in
  • Rain: 0.16 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2.5 hrs
Lo 59° RealFeel® 53° Precipitation 76%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Periods of heavy rain and a thunderstorm; thunderstorms can bring hail and damaging winds

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 1.2 in
  • Rain: 1.2 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 8 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 8 hrs

Temperature History - Oct 2

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  Today Normal Record 10/2/2013
High 77° 68° 83° (2005) 78°
Low 59° 47° 27° (2003) 54°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:49 AM with 11:43 of sunlight, then sets at 6:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:42 PM with 10:24 of moolight, then sets at 1:06 AM

Park Ridge Weather Report

Chicago: Cool, Wet Weekend After Powerful Storms Push Through Area

October 2, 2014; 10:40 AM ET

Following a disruptive storm system, Chicago will see a cooler, wet weekend. more >

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