• Today

    Feb 12

    23°Lo -1°

    Some sun returning; very cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      16 mph
  • Sat

    Feb 13

    14°Lo 1°

    Mostly sunny and very cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 14

    22°Lo 20°

    Very cold with a little snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      74%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 15

    33°Lo 19°

    Not as cold with low clouds

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      27°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Feb 16

    34°Lo 15°

    A bit of afternoon snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
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Temperature History - Feb 12

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  Today Normal Record 2/12/2015
High 23° 34° N/A 17°
Low -1° 19° N/A -1°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:54 AM with 10:28 of sunlight, then sets at 5:22 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:18 AM with 13:10 of moolight, then sets at 10:28 PM

Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Dangerous cold to hold through weekend

February 12, 2016; 8:24 AM ET

Conditions will continue to be dangerously cold into the weekend in the Chicago area. 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.

Fri. Outdoor Entertaining

Fri. Wind Maps

Fri. UV Index