• Tonight

    Apr 1

    Lo 52°

    A couple of showers late

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      71°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
  • Thu

    Apr 2

    62°Lo 41°

    A couple of thunderstorms

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      61%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      59°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 3

    46°Lo 29°

    Rain, then snow late; colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      35°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 4

    53°Lo 40°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      49°
    • Wind
      Gust
      33 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 5

    57°Lo 44°

    An a.m. shower or two; cloudy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      54°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
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Partly to mostly cloudy 58° Lo 53° RealFeel® 50° / 42°

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  • Precipitation: 25%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 57%
  • Cloud Cover: 54%
  • Dew Point: 40° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
22 mph

Temperature History - Apr 1

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  Today Normal Record 4/1/2014
High 70° 53° 82° (2010) 57°
Low 52° 36° 24° (1954) 34°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:35 AM with 12:42 of sunlight, then sets at 7:17 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:53 PM with 12:45 of moolight, then sets at 5:38 AM

Chicago Weather Report

Chicago: Mild, Wet Week Ahead

April 1, 2015; 6:30 PM ET

Though it will be a mild week for the Chicago area, thunderstorms, showers and even the chance for snow loom late in the week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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