• Today

    Jan 29

    39°Lo 16°

    Cloudy and increasingly windy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      28°
    • Wind
      Gust
      31 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Jan 30

    26°Lo 16°

    Mostly sunny

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Jan 31

    36°Lo 20°

    Intervals of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 1

    23°Lo 8°

    Cloudy, a bit of snow; colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 2

    18°Lo 11°

    Sunshine and bitterly cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
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Hi 18° RealFeel® 9° Precipitation 8%

Day

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E

S

W

  • W 10 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Mostly sunny and bitterly cold

  • 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 11° RealFeel® -3° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Plenty of clouds and very cold; snow late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.09 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 2.9 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 2

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 2/2/2014
High 18° 32° N/A 19°
Low 11° 17° N/A -16°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:05 AM with 10:04 of sunlight, then sets at 5:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:21 PM with 14:11 of moolight, then sets at 6:32 AM

Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Weekend Storm May Brush Area With Snow

January 29, 2015; 9:03 AM ET

A storm brewing in the Southwest is expected to plow into the Plains and Midwest over the weekend and pass rather close to Chicagoland. 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.

Mon. Outdoor Entertaining

Mon. Wind Maps

Mon. UV Index