• Early AM

    Mar 2

    Lo 13°

    Frigid

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Today

    Mar 2

    28°Lo 23°

    Becoming cloudy and cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      35°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    41°Lo 14°

    Snow and ice, then rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      82%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    20°Lo 2°

    Mostly cloudy and much colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    18°Lo 7°

    Sunshine and bitterly cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      10°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Snow, sleet, and freezing rain 39° Lo 32° RealFeel® 25° / 15°

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  • Precipitation: 61%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Dew Point: 28° F
  • Visibility: 7 mi
17 mph

Temperature History - Mar 3

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  Today Normal Record 3/3/2014
High 41° 42° 80° (1974) 20°
Low 14° 27° -6° (1873)

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:24 AM with 11:20 of sunlight, then sets at 5:44 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:07 PM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 5:37 AM

Chicago Weather Report

Chicago: Wintry Mix to Precede Harsh Cold

March 2, 2015; 2:05 AM ET

While Chicago will escape the brunt of a snowstorm moving from the Rockies to the Midwest, the city will still see some wintry precipitation early this 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.

Tue. Outdoor Entertaining

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index