• Today

    Feb 1

    31°Lo 15°

    Blizzard

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      81%
    • Hours of Precip
      12
  • Mon

    Feb 2

    16°Lo 8°

    Morning flurries, then frigid

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      66%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Tue

    Feb 3

    23°Lo 20°

    Mostly cloudy and not as cold

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      81%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Wed

    Feb 4

    22°Lo 7°

    Very cold with snow at times

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      32%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Thu

    Feb 5

    16°Lo 3°

    Partly sunny and frigid

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 31° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 100%

Day

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  • NE 21 mph
  • Gusts: 43 mph

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

  • Max UV Index: 0 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0.52 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

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E

S

W

  • N 26 mph
  • Gusts: 40 mph

Blizzard this evening; cloudy, blowing and drifting snow with snow showers late, 3-6"

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0.21 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 3.9 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 1

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  Today Normal Record 2/1/2014
High 31° 32° 56° (1968) 31°
Low 15° 17° -14° (1985) 20°

Solunar Information for Chicago, IL

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:05 AM with 10:01 of sunlight, then sets at 5:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:24 PM with 14:30 of moolight, then sets at 5:54 AM

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