February 1, 2015; 7:47 PM ET
Following the blizzard conditions that struck Chicago at the start the week, another snowstorm is set to sweep across the region by midweek. more >
Sun and clouds
Partly cloudy and cold
Rises at 6:44 AM with 10:44 of sunlight, then sets at 5:28 PM
Rises at 6:12 AM with 11:17 of moolight, then sets at 5:29 PM
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.