• Today

    Oct 2

    76°Lo 59°

    A couple of thunderstorms

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

    Oct 3

    61°Lo 38°

    Cooler; a little morning rain

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

    Oct 4

    51°Lo 40°

    Clouds and sun with a shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      41°
    • Wind
      Gust
      37 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Oct 5

    54°Lo 42°

    A shower possible

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      51°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 6

    59°Lo 44°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Fair for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      67%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Rain, some heavy, and a thunderstorm 70° Lo 67° RealFeel® 67° / 62°

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  • Precipitation: 80%
  • Rain: 0.5 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 85%
  • Cloud Cover: 98%
  • Dew Point: 64° F
  • Visibility: 5 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - Oct 2

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  Today Normal Record 10/2/2013
High 76° 68° N/A 76°
Low 59° 47° N/A 62°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:50 AM with 11:42 of sunlight, then sets at 6:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

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

Prospect Heights Weather Report

Chicago: Mix of Sun, Storms Ahead as Temperatures Fluctuate

October 2, 2014; 4:29 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 >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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