• Today

    Feb 1

    32°Lo 15°

    Blizzard

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      82%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Gust
      44 mph
  • Mon

    Feb 2

    16°Lo 8°

    A.M. flurries; partly sunny

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      57%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Feb 3

    23°Lo 21°

    Mostly cloudy and not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      15°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Feb 4

    22°Lo 6°

    Very cold with snow at times

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Feb 5

    17°Lo 5°

    Partly sunny and frigid

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      20 mph
    more
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Hi 32° RealFeel® 19° Precipitation 82%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • NE 23 mph
  • Gusts: 44 mph

Snow, with blizzard conditions developing, 4-8"; roads will be snow-packed and slippery

  • Max UV Index: 0 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0.57 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 7.0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 7 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 15° RealFeel® -7° Precipitation 81%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 26 mph
  • Gusts: 40 mph

Blizzard this evening; cloudy, blowing and drifting snow with a couple of snow showers late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0.22 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 3.8 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 1

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  Today Normal Record 2/1/2014
High 32° 32° 56° (1968) 32°
Low 15° 19° -9° (1951) 23°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:03 AM with 10:03 of sunlight, then sets at 5:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:23 PM with 14:29 of moolight, then sets at 5:52 AM

Chicago Weather Report

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February 1, 2015; 12:10 AM ET

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Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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