• Tonight

    Mar 1

    Lo 7°

    Bitterly cold with clearing

    Lawn Mowing Weather
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    29°Lo 23°

    Partly sunny and cold

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    39°Lo 9°

    Wintry mix to rain

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      7
    • Precip
      79%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      28°
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    17°Lo -2°

    Mostly cloudy and much colder

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    16°Lo 3°

    Sunny and bitterly cold

    Poor for lawn mowing
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      10°
    more
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Temperature History - Mar 3

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 3/3/2014
High 39° 41° N/A 16°
Low 25° N/A -9°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:25 AM with 11:21 of sunlight, then sets at 5:46 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:08 PM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 5:38 AM

Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Wintry Mix to Precede Harsh Cold

March 1, 2015; 5:52 PM 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 >

Why Do Leaves Change Color?

Sep 20, 2011; 5:00 AM ET Why do leaves change from green to beautiful shades of red, orange and yellow in the fall?

Tue. Degree Days

Tue. Evapotranspiration