• Today

    Mar 3

    37°Lo 8°

    A bit of ice, then rain

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      64%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    17°Lo -3°

    Colder with clouds and sun

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    12°Lo 2°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    32°Lo 27°

    Partly sunny and not as cold

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      35 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    37°Lo 16°

    Partial sunshine

    Poor for biking
    • Precip
      23%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    more
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Frigid 11° Lo 5° RealFeel® -7° / -13°

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  • Precipitation: 6%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Cloud Cover: 10%
  • Dew Point: 0° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
13 mph

Temperature History - Mar 4

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  Today Normal Record 3/4/2014
High 17° 38° N/A 20°
Low -3° 19° N/A

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:24 AM with 11:23 of sunlight, then sets at 5:47 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:05 PM with -11:-26 of moolight, then sets at 5:39 AM

Crystal Lake Weather Report

Chicago: Wintry Mix to Precede Harsh Cold

March 3, 2015; 5:15 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.