• Early AM

    Feb 28

    Lo -2°

    Frigid

    Home Energy Efficiency Weather
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    • Hi
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      13°
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
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  • Today

    Feb 28

    21°Lo 15°

    Very cold

    Very Good for home energy
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      RealFeel
      14°
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      20°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    28°Lo 9°

    Cold with snow at times

    Very Good for home energy
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      22°
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      Speed
      7 mph
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  • Mon

    Mar 2

    28°Lo 24°

    Cold with clouds and sun

    Good for home energy
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      24°
    • Hi
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      35°
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      Speed
      6 mph
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  • Tue

    Mar 3

    41°Lo 17°

    Rain

    Good for home energy
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      13°
    • Hi
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      30°
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      Speed
      13 mph
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Hi 21° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 6%

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E

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W

  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Very cold with sunshine giving way to clouds; extreme cold can be dangerous in the morning

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 15° RealFeel® 8° Precipitation 70%

Night

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E

S

W

  • SSE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Cloudy and very cold with a little snow, accumulating a coating to an inch

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 1.0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Feb 28

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  Today Normal Record 2/28/2014
High 21° 40° 69° (1976) 32°
Low 15° 24° -2° (2014) -2°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:30 AM with 11:12 of sunlight, then sets at 5:42 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 1:22 PM with 14:32 of moolight, then sets at 3:54 AM

Plainfield Weather Report

Chicago: Snow Looms for Late Weekend as Cold Air Lingers

February 27, 2015; 4:24 PM ET

The Chicago area will continue to endure a cold air into late in the weekend as the next round of snow could hit the region on Sunday. more >

Energy Efficient Lightbulbs and S.A.D

Sep 8, 2012; 5:00 AM ET With shorter days and colder nights in the fall and winter, some people develop seasonal affective disorder. When shopping for lightbulbs to treat the 'winter blues,'consider energy-efficient bulbs.

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