• Tonight

    Apr 1

    Lo 55°

    A couple of showers late

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    64°Lo 40°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    47°Lo 25°

    Rain, then snow late; colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      39°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    55°Lo 37°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      51°
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    57°Lo 42°

    An a.m. shower or two; cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      56°
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
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Partly to mostly cloudy 59° Lo 55° RealFeel® 51° / 46°

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  • Precipitation: 25%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 53%
  • Cloud Cover: 53%
  • Dew Point: 40° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
20 mph

Temperature History - Apr 1

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  Today Normal Record 4/1/2014
High 71° 53° 83° (2010) 57°
Low 55° 34° 17° (1881) 32°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:42 of sunlight, then sets at 7:17 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:53 PM with 12:45 of moolight, then sets at 5:38 AM

Prospect Heights Weather Report

Chicago: Mild, Wet Week Ahead

April 1, 2015; 9:30 PM ET

Though it will be a mild week for the Chicago area, thunderstorms, showers and even the chance for snow loom late in the week. more >

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