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Sunday's Forecast: Scattered Showers & A Few Storms

Sunday's Forecast: Scattered Showers & A Few Storms

Check out the detailed NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

May 24, 2015
Tornado Watch Issued for Counties West of Chicago Area

Tornado Watch Issued for Counties West of Chicago Area

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for several counties west of the Chicago area. Watch »

May 24, 2015
Strong Winds, Spotty Storms Ahead for Memorial Day

Strong Winds, Spotty Storms Ahead for Memorial Day

The National Weather Service warns of strong winds gusts between 40 and 45 miles per hour, with some possibly... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Chicago Beaches Open for Summer

Chicago Beaches Open for Summer

The Memorial Day holiday kicks off the first weekend when beach lovers can swim in the cool waters of Lake Michigan Watch »

May 22, 2015
Share Your Weather Photos

Share Your Weather Photos

Did you snap a great weather photo? Share it with us here! Read »

Jan 31, 2015
4.8 Nevada Quake Shuts Vegas Freeway Ramps

4.8 Nevada Quake Shuts Vegas Freeway Ramps

A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck Nevada Friday afternoon, damaging part of a Las Vegas freeway, officials said. Read »

May 22, 2015
Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

California regulators Friday accepted a historic offer from a group of farmers holding some of the state's strongest... Read »

May 22, 2015

"So Much Damage": Tornado Hits North Texas Town

Tornadoes roared across North Texas, creating widespread damage but leaving no immediate reports of injuries. Watch »

May 20, 2015
52 Dead, Dozens Injured in Colombia Landslide

52 Dead, Dozens Injured in Colombia Landslide

A landslide sent mud and water cascading onto homes in the mountains of northwest Colombia Monday, killing 52 people... Read »

May 19, 2015
How to Help Victims of Nepal Earthquakes

How to Help Victims of Nepal Earthquakes

A 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Tuesday, killing dozens of people, less than three weeks after a... Read »

May 12, 2015
Dramatic Temperature Drop in Store for Chicago

Dramatic Temperature Drop in Store for Chicago

The Chicago area is set for a major cool down this week, with highs dropping nearly 20 degrees in most areas by... Watch »

May 18, 2015
Severe Weather Heads for Chicago Area

Severe Weather Heads for Chicago Area

Heavy rain, lightning and damaging winds make their way to the Chicago area Sunday afternoon and evening as a storm... Watch »

May 17, 2015
Chance for Thunderstorms Rolls in Sunday

Chance for Thunderstorms Rolls in Sunday

As the Blackhawks take on the Anaheim Ducks in California, storms will be brewing here in Chicago. Watch »

May 16, 2015
Summer-Like Weekend

Summer-Like Weekend

NBC Chicago's Brant Miller gives us a look at the weekend forecast ahead. Watch »

May 16, 2015
Weekend Warm-Up

Weekend Warm-Up

NBC Chicago's Byron Miranda gives us a look at the weekend forecast. Watch »

May 15, 2015
Summer-Like Temps in Store for Weekend

Summer-Like Temps in Store for Weekend

Chicago will get a brief glimpse of summer-like weather this weekend. Watch »

May 15, 2015
Late Showers

Late Showers

NBC Chicago's Brant Miller gives us a look at the forecast ahead. Watch »

May 14, 2015
Warm-Up Coming

Warm-Up Coming

NBC Chicago's Brant Miller gives us a look at the weather forecast. Watch »

May 13, 2015
Temperatures Drop

Temperatures Drop

NBC Chicago's Brant Miller gives us a look at the weather forecast. Watch »

May 12, 2015
Cool & Windy

Cool & Windy

NBC Chicago's Byron Miranda gives us a look at the weather forecast. Watch »

May 12, 2015
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