• Today

    Mar 4

    22°Lo 3°

    Colder with clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    14°Lo 2°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    27°Lo 22°

    Partly sunny and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      14%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      11°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    39°Lo 25°

    Clouds and sun; not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      32°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 8

    38°Lo 26°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      33°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
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Hi 22° RealFeel® 11° Precipitation 5%

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  • NW 14 mph
  • Gusts: 24 mph

Breezy and colder with intervals of clouds and sunshine

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
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  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 3° RealFeel® -15° Precipitation 0%

Night

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  • NW 14 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Patchy clouds and bitterly cold

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • 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 4

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  Today Normal Record 3/4/2014
High 22° 42° 62° (2000) 26°
Low 26° -9° (2002) 10°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:22 AM with 11:23 of sunlight, then sets at 5:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:03 PM with 13:03 of moolight, then sets at 6:06 AM

Park Ridge Weather Report

Chicago: Bitter Cold to Depart by the Weekend

March 4, 2015; 2:53 PM ET

While frigid conditions will encompass the Chicago area over the next couple of days, the weekend will offer a break from the bitter cold. 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.

Wed. Outdoor Entertaining

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index