• Today

    Mar 2

    32°Lo 23°

    Partly sunny and cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      37°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    42°Lo 20°

    Snow and ice, then rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      76%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Gust
      28 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    21°Lo 3°

    Clouds and sun; much colder

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

    Mar 5

    17°Lo 5°

    Mostly sunny and frigid

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    32°Lo 25°

    Partly sunny and not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      18°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
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Hi 17° RealFeel® 7° Precipitation 5%

Day

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W

  • W 12 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Mostly sunny and frigid

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 5° RealFeel® -8° Precipitation 2%

Night

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W

  • SW 9 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

Clear and very cold

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

Temperature History - Mar 5

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  Today Normal Record 3/5/2014
High 17° 42° N/A 25°
Low 24° N/A 15°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:18 AM with 11:26 of sunlight, then sets at 5:44 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:58 PM with 12:34 of moolight, then sets at 6:32 AM

Gary Weather Report

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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 >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

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Thu. Outdoor Entertaining

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Thu. UV Index