• Early AM

    Feb 27

    Lo -2°

    Frigid

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Today

    Feb 27

    16°Lo -2°

    Mostly sunny and frigid

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Feb 28

    21°Lo 15°

    Sun, then clouds; very cold

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    30°Lo 13°

    Cold with snow at times

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    32°Lo 27°

    Mostly cloudy and cold

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
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Frigid 3° Lo -2° RealFeel® 5° / -1°

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  • Precipitation: 2%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Humidity: 68%
  • Cloud Cover: 0%
  • Dew Point: -8° F
  • Visibility: 10 mi
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Temperature History - Feb 27

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  Today Normal Record 2/27/2014
High 16° 40° 52° (2000) 17°
Low -2° 24° (2014) -3°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:30 AM with 11:09 of sunlight, then sets at 5:39 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:26 PM with 14:45 of moolight, then sets at 3:11 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Snow Looms for Late Weekend as Cold Air Lingers

February 26, 2015; 10:40 PM ET

The Chicago area will continue to endure a cold air into late in the weekend as the next round of snow could hit the region on Sunday. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Fri. Hair Frizz

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