• Tonight

    Apr 19

    Lo 48°

    Overcast with rain ending

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
  • Mon

    Apr 20

    55°Lo 36°

    Showers around in the morning

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      50°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Apr 21

    55°Lo 31°

    Very windy; variable clouds

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      48°
    • Wind
      Gust
      43 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Apr 22

    50°Lo 29°

    Variably cloudy; windy, cool

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      46°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Apr 23

    52°Lo 29°

    Breezy with plenty of sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      17%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      52°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
Next Previous
Hi 66° RealFeel® 68° Precipitation 70%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 9 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Overcast with rain arriving this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 14%
  • Precipitation: 0.43 in
  • Rain: 0.43 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4.5 hrs
Lo 48° RealFeel® 44° Precipitation 70%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Overcast with rain tapering off

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.29 in
  • Rain: 0.29 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 19

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  Today Normal Record 4/19/2014
High 66° 60° 86° (1985) 66°
Low 48° 40° 22° (1983) 37°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:05 AM with 13:32 of sunlight, then sets at 7:37 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:48 AM with 14:06 of moolight, then sets at 8:54 PM

Prospect Heights Weather Report

Chicago: Dry Weather to Return This Week

April 19, 2015; 1:15 PM ET

The second half of the weekend will see a combination of lower temperatures and significant rainfall, but Chicago will slowly pull out of the damp, cooler conditions through the new week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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