• Today

    Mar 27

    32°Lo 17°

    Colder; morning flurries

    Very Good for skiing
    • Snow
      0.02 in
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Sat

    Mar 28

    37°Lo 25°

    Mostly sunny

    Excellent for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 29

    47°Lo 33°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Fair for skiing
    • Rain
      0.08 in
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 30

    56°Lo 40°

    Milder

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 31

    60°Lo 39°

    Plenty of sunshine

    Poor for skiing
    • Rain
      0 in
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Wind (mph) 12 NNE 12 NNE 14 N 14 N 15 N 15 N 15 N 14 N
UV Index 0 0 0 1 3 4 4 5
Cloud Cover 89% 86% 52% 47% 46% 46% 53% 65%
Dew Point 13° 12° 10° 10° 10° 10°
Middle Grid line 30 F Middle Grid line 25 F Middle Grid line 20 F

Temperature History - Mar 27

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  Today Normal Record 3/27/2014
High 32° 51° 76° (2007) 53°
Low 17° 33° 15° (2011) 34°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:43 AM with 12:28 of sunlight, then sets at 7:11 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:13 PM with 14:38 of moolight, then sets at 2:51 AM

Des Plaines Weather Report

Chicago: Temperatures to Rebound Following Cold Start to the Weekend

March 27, 2015; 6:11 AM ET

Another surge of cold air is set to blast Chicago, bringing January-like temperatures to the area for the start of the weekend before temperatures rebound into the 50s for the new week. more >

Tourism of Doom: Traveling to Endangered Places

Aug 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET If you're longing to ski the Alps or swim in the Great Barrier Reef, you may be running out of time. A changing climate may beat you to the punch line. Valerie Smock has more.

Radar & Satellite

48 Hour Precipitation Forecast

Fri. Ski Weather