WEATHER ALERTS FOR THE FOLLOWING ILLINOIS AND IOWA COUNTIES

REALTIME CONDITIONS AND HIGHS/LOWS

  52.7°    TODAY   WEEK   MONTH  
  HIGH  70.7°F  3:01pm   HIGH  85.2°F   HIGH  91.8°F  
  LOW  45.0°F  1:07am   LOW  45.1°F   LOW  45.1°F  
 1.1°F cooler than last hour. 1.1°F cooler than last hour. Feels like 53° Yesterday:  HIGH of 70.6° at 3:46 PM      LOW of 46.1° at 11:59 PM
  0.0 mph
NNE 
  HIGH TODAY   HIGH YESTERDAY   HIGH MONTH  
  2 mph   27.0 mph   30.0 mph  
  2:40pm   1:33pm   Sep 17  
Calm Gust: 0.0 mph Average: 0.0 mph Wind Run: 15.93 miles
  0.00 in   YESTERDAY   MONTH   YEAR  
  0.00 in   2.85 in   32.66 in  
             
checking... Rate : 0.000 in in/hr 4 consecutive days without precipitation
  83%   HIGH TODAY   LOW TODAY   AVERAGE TODAY  
  95%   31%   63%  
  1:34 AM   2:54 PM   Since Midnight  
24 hours ago: 81%  5.0% /hr 5.0% /hr Month Average: 82%         Year Average: 79%
  29.761 in   HIGH TODAY   LOW TODAY   AVERAGE TODAY  
  29.928 in   29.744 in   29.839 in  
  12:00 AM   5:37 PM   Since Midnight  
24 hours ago: 29.947 inHg   Steady Month Average: 30.017 in       Year Average: 29.991 in
  47.7°   HIGH TODAY   LOW TODAY   AVERAGE TODAY  
  48.0°   37.6°   43.1°  
  7:58 PM   4:36 PM   Since Midnight  
24 hours ago: 45.0°   0.5° /hr 0.5° /hr Month Average: 62.1°       Year Average: 47.9°
  0 W/m2
(%)
  HIGH TODAY   HIGH YESTERDAY   FEELS LIKE IN SUN  
  793 W/m2   789.0 W/m2   N/A  
  3:09 PM   12:51 PM   (Approximation)   
  Month High: 1121 W/m2 on Sep 1      Year High: 1382 W/m2 on May 14
  0.0   HIGH TODAY   HIGH YESTERDAY   BURN TIME IN SUN  
  4.9   5.0   N/A  
  12:44 PM   12:29 PM   (Approximation)   
    Month High: 8.2 on Sep 8      Year High: 10.7 on Jul 4

RADAR / FRONTS

  Regional Radar   Regional Current Fronts
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SKIES

SUN     MOON     UV INDEX FORECAST
 Sun Information Sunrise   6:54am
Sunset   6:45pm
   
Waning Crescent, Moon at 26 days in cycle Moonrise 4:28am
Moonset 5:42pm
   
28-Sep-2016        4.4       Medium 
29-Sep-2016        4.7       Medium 

IT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY

NATIONAL
1816 - A black frost over most of New England kills unripened corn in the north resulting in a year of famine. (David Ludlum)
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COUNTDOWN TO WINTER

 Winter Solstice begins December 21st at 4:44am   CDT