December 28, 2014; 3:22 AM ET
Temperatures are set to tumble this week across Chicagoland, putting a harsh chill on the final days of 2014. more >
Considerable cloudiness and windy with snow overspreading the area
Rises at 7:13 AM with 9:28 of sunlight, then sets at 4:41 PM
Rises at 1:04 AM with 10:53 of moolight, then sets at 11:57 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.