• Tue

    Feb 16

    34°Lo 20°

    A bit of afternoon snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      73%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Feb 17

    31°Lo 23°

    Rain and ice possible

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      35%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Feb 18

    35°Lo 26°

    Variable cloudiness

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Fri

    Feb 19

    47°Lo 35°

    A couple of showers possible

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Speed
      17 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Feb 20

    47°Lo 31°

    Partly sunny with a shower

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      43°
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
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Hi 35° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 11%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 24 mph

Variable cloudiness

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 26° RealFeel® 7° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 16 mph
  • Gusts: 29 mph

A bit of freezing rain late; otherwise, a shower in spots in the evening, cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.07 in
  • Rain: 0.03 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0.04 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 18

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 2/18/2015
High 35° 34° 55° (1981)
Low 26° 18° -4° (1978)

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:47 AM with 10:45 of sunlight, then sets at 5:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:52 PM with 14:41 of moolight, then sets at 4:33 AM

DeKalb Weather Report

Chicago: Dangerous cold to hold through weekend

February 11, 2016; 4:44 PM ET

Conditions will continue to be dangerously cold into the weekend in the Chicago area. 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.