• Today

    May 5

    60°Lo 40°

    Turning sunny; warmer

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      65°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    77°Lo 58°

    Mostly sunny and warmer

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      80°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Sat

    May 7

    64°Lo 40°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    69°Lo 47°

    Mostly cloudy

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    65°Lo 55°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      66°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Partly cloudy 72° Lo 63° RealFeel® 70° / 61°

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  • Precipitation: 7%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 56%
  • Cloud Cover: 26%
  • Dew Point: 50° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
6 mph

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 77° 67° 91° (1949) 77°
Low 58° 45° 30° (1992) 46°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:40 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:52 AM with 14:04 of moolight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Prospect Heights Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to soar late this week

May 5, 2016; 4:28 AM ET

Temperatures will soar into the 70s by late in the week in the Chicago area. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Fri. Outdoor Entertaining

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