• Today

    Feb 8

    30°Lo 19°

    Colder with a little snow

    Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      59%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0.30 in
  • Tue

    Feb 9

    22°Lo 7°

    A bit of snow; windy, colder

    Possibly for a snow day
    • Snow
      60%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0.34 in
    more
  • Wed

    Feb 10

    15°Lo 4°

    Some sun; brisk and very cold

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      0%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Thu

    Feb 11

    21°Lo 7°

    Mostly sunny and very cold

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      4%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0 in
    more
  • Fri

    Feb 12

    21°Lo 1°

    Very cold; a little a.m. snow

    Very Unlikely for a snow day
    • Snow
      49%
    • Ice
      0%
    • Snow
      0.30 in
    more
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Hi 30° RealFeel® 21° Precipitation 59%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Mostly cloudy and colder with a bit of snow, accumulating a coating to an inch

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.02 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 19° RealFeel® 3° Precipitation 57%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

A little snow at times, accumulating a coating to an inch

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.9 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 8

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  Today Normal Record 2/8/2015
High 30° 33° 62° (1925) 39°
Low 19° 18° -17° (1899) 25°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:59 AM with 10:18 of sunlight, then sets at 5:17 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:47 AM with 10:55 of moolight, then sets at 5:42 PM

Algonquin Weather Report

Chicago: Cold air to blast region through weekend

February 8, 2016; 12:33 PM ET

Cold air will grip the Chicago area into the weekend with temperatures up to 15 degrees Fahrenheit below average for this time of year. more >

The 540 Snow Line

Dec 20, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The 540 line is often used by meteorologists to determine the chances of rain vs. snow.

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Mon. Snow Day Potential