• Today

    Mar 2

    29°Lo 21°

    Sun giving way to clouds

    Fair for running
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    39°Lo 10°

    Snow and ice, then rain

    Poor for running
    • Precip
      78%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    18°Lo -2°

    Periods of sun; much colder

    Poor for running
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    14°Lo 3°

    Frigid with sunshine

    Poor for running
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    31°Lo 23°

    Clouds and sun; not as cold

    Poor for running
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
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Snow, sleet, and freezing rain 34° Lo 26° RealFeel® 22° / 10°

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  • Precipitation: 75%
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Humidity: 78%
  • Cloud Cover: 99%
  • Dew Point: 24° F
  • Visibility: 8 mi
14 mph

Temperature History - Mar 3

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  Today Normal Record 3/3/2014
High 39° 41° 51° (2008) 21°
Low 10° 25° -7° (2014) -7°

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 4:06 PM with 13:31 of moolight, then sets at 5:37 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Wintry Mix to Precede Harsh Cold

March 2, 2015; 8:15 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 >

Avoid the Winter Workout Blues

Dec 26, 2012; 5:00 AM ET When it's snowing or cold, most of us want nothing more than to keep warm on the couch. But Violeta Yas has some tips to help you sneak in mini workouts at the office, regardless of the weather.