• Today

    Jul 6

    85°Lo 64°

    Clouds and sun; more humid

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      13%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      91°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
  • Tue

    Jul 7

    68°Lo 56°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      63°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 8

    68°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny with a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      74°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Jul 9

    71°Lo 62°

    A shower and t-storm around

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

    Jul 10

    76°Lo 68°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      71%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 91° Precipitation 13%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Sunshine mixing with clouds and more humid

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 62° Precipitation 66%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

A couple of thunderstorms around, some severe with damaging winds and hail; cloudy and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 1.02 in
  • Rain: 1.02 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 6

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  Today Normal Record 7/6/2014
High 85° 83° 100° (2012) 84°
Low 64° 63° 43° (1972) 63°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:21 AM with 15:05 of sunlight, then sets at 8:26 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:29 PM with 12:19 of moolight, then sets at 11:48 AM

Portage Weather Report

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A turn to warmer, more humid conditions will set the stage for severe weather to target the Chicago area Monday night. more >

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