• Today

    Mar 3

    39°Lo 11°

    Snow and ice, then rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
  • Wed

    Mar 4

    17°Lo -2°

    Much colder with some sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      24 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Mar 5

    14°Lo 1°

    Sunny, but frigid

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Mar 6

    33°Lo 27°

    Sunshine; breezy, not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    38°Lo 15°

    Partly sunny and chilly

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      34°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
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Hi 39° RealFeel® 26° Precipitation 75%

Day

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E

S

W

  • SSW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 29 mph

Breezy with snow, sleet, and freezing rain, accumulating a coating to an inch, then plain rain

  • Max UV Index: 0 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0.26 in
  • Rain: 0.18 in
  • Snow: 0.3 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 11° RealFeel® -5° Precipitation 2%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 16 mph
  • Gusts: 26 mph

Windy and frigid with considerable cloudiness

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • 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 3

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 3/3/2014
High 39° 41° N/A 19°
Low 11° 25° N/A -2°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:25 AM with 11:20 of sunlight, then sets at 5:45 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:08 PM with 13:30 of moolight, then sets at 5:38 AM

Winfield Weather Report

Chicago: Wintry Mix to Precede Harsh Cold

March 3, 2015; 5:15 AM ET

While Chicago will escape the brunt of a snowstorm moving from the Rockies to the Midwest, the city will still see some wintry precipitation early this week. 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.

Tue. Outdoor Entertaining

Tue. Wind Maps

Tue. UV Index