• Today

    Feb 26

    16°Lo -7°

    A snow shower this afternoon

    Excellent for home energy
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      -4°
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    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Feb 27

    14°Lo -4°

    Plenty of sun, but frigid

    Very Good for home energy
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      12°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
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  • Sat

    Feb 28

    21°Lo 14°

    Mostly sunny and quite cold

    Very Good for home energy
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      12°
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      RealFeel
      19°
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      Speed
      7 mph
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  • Sun

    Mar 1

    29°Lo 11°

    Cold with periods of snow

    Very Good for home energy
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      10°
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      RealFeel
      22°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    31°Lo 27°

    Mostly cloudy and cold

    Good for home energy
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      26°
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      RealFeel
      32°
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      Speed
      6 mph
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Hi 29° RealFeel® 22° Precipitation 65%

Day

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E

S

W

  • WSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Cold with periods of snow, accumulating 1-3 inches; storm total snowfall 3-6 inches

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0.11 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 1.6 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 11° RealFeel® -2° Precipitation 44%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 10 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

An evening flurry or two; otherwise, cloudy and frigid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.01 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0.1 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Mar 1

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  Today Normal Record 3/1/2014
High 29° 40° N/A 28°
Low 11° 24° N/A 10°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:29 AM with 11:14 of sunlight, then sets at 5:43 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:16 PM with 14:16 of moolight, then sets at 4:32 AM

South Elgin Weather Report

Chicago: Snow Looms for Late Weekend as Cold Air Lingers

February 26, 2015; 4:10 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.

Sun. Home Energy Efficiency

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Sun. UV Index