November 29, 2014; 3:15 AM ET
Dry, chilly weather will remain across the Chicago area through the weekend as travelers begin their trek home from Thanksgiving destinations. more >
Mostly cloudy and milder
Rises at 6:59 AM with 9:22 of sunlight, then sets at 4:21 PM
Rises at 12:22 PM with 12:01 of moolight, then sets at 12:23 AM
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.