• Today

    May 6

    67°Lo 54°

    Warmer with a shower or two

    Good for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      73°
  • Thu

    May 7

    79°Lo 59°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Excellent for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      16%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    more
  • Fri

    May 8

    78°Lo 54°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      8
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      82°
    more
  • Sat

    May 9

    64°Lo 42°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      64°
    more
  • Sun

    May 10

    56°Lo 44°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Fair for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      55°
    more
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Hi 67° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 57%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • E 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

More clouds than sun; warmer with a passing shower or two

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 54° RealFeel® 51° Precipitation 5%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Partly cloudy

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

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2014
High 67° 63° N/A 56°
Low 54° 44° N/A 40°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:40 AM with 14:16 of sunlight, then sets at 7:56 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 10:29 PM with 9:59 of moolight, then sets at 8:28 AM

Waukegan Weather Report

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May 6, 2015; 4:11 AM ET

Showers and thunderstorms are in the offing for the Chicago area through the end of the week, in addition to doses of above-average warmth. more >

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