• Thu

    Jan 1

    25°Lo 19°

    Mostly sunny and cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      12°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Jan 2

    34°Lo 20°

    A little afternoon snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      63%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
  • Sat

    Jan 3

    30°Lo 14°

    Clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Jan 4

    24°Lo 17°

    Cold with clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      48 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Jan 5

    29°Lo 20°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      24°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
    more
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Hi 34° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 63%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 9 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Mostly cloudy and not as cold; a little snow at times in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.03 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.4 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 20° RealFeel® 6° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 8 mph
  • Gusts: 16 mph

Snow

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.36 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 4.5 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 6.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Jan 2

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  Today Normal Record 1/2/2014
High 34° 31° 61° (2004) 21°
Low 20° 17° -16° (1879) -1°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:20 AM with 9:12 of sunlight, then sets at 4:32 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:52 PM with 14:49 of moolight, then sets at 5:41 AM

Medinah Weather Report

Chicago: Wash of Showers for Post-Holiday Weekend Travel

December 27, 2014; 4:30 AM ET

As holiday travelers head home from the Chicago area, conditions will feel colder with the chance of some showers over the weekend. more >

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