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Stay a step ahead of the storm with tips from the NBC Chicago Storm Team

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016 at 01:16 PM CST

23 Winter Weather Tips for Your Home, Car and Pets

23 Winter Weather Tips for Your Home, Car and Pets

Bundle up! Dangerously cold weather has arrived in the Chicago area.

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016 at 12:58 PM CST

What Not to Do After a Blizzard

What Not to Do After a Blizzard

Snow is fun, but it can also be dangerous. Follow these tips to stay safe.

Thursday, Feb 18, 2016 at 04:42 PM CST

10 Things To Keep in Your Vehicle During Extreme Winter Weather

10 Things To Keep in Your Vehicle During Extreme Winter Weather

Each winter, Chicagoans face plunging temperatures, subzero wind chills, and blustery conditions which could lead to dangerous road conditions. It's important to keep certain items in your car to keep you...

Friday, Feb 19, 2016 at 09:54 AM CST

Watch vs. Warning: Know Your Weather Terms

Watch vs. Warning: Know Your Weather Terms

The last thing anyone wants to be is confused when severe weather strikes. The definitions of watches and warnings can easily get jumbled, so keep this guide handy when a storm approaches your neighborhood.

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 06:05 AM CDT

Stay Weather Aware With the NBC Chicago App

Stay Weather Aware With the NBC Chicago App

Inclement weather is unavoidable in Chicago. But when severe storms and winter snow is headed your way, it’s important to know early and often what Mother Nature has in store.

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Severe weather events are becoming more common and more devastating. The difference between safety and calamity can hinge on mere seconds. Take advantage of these tips and best practices to keep your family safe in inclement weather.
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