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Saturday's Forecast: Afternoon storms likely

Saturday's Forecast: Afternoon storms likely

Check out the NBC 5 weather forecast. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Suburban Firefighters Stranded After Cabo Hurricane

Suburban Firefighters Stranded After Cabo Hurricane

Twenty-four active and retired firefighters attending wedding stuck in resort town. Watch »

Sep 18, 2014

Extreme Weather Photos: Hurricane Odile

Take a look at some of the most extreme weather systems throughout the world. View »

Sep 18, 2014
Severe Weather Preparedness

Severe Weather Preparedness

Severe weather events are becoming more common and more devastating. The difference between safety and calamity can... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Share Your Weather Photos

Share Your Weather Photos

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

Apr 9, 2014
Chicago's Cool Streak Sets New Record

Chicago's Cool Streak Sets New Record

Chicago‚Äôs chilly temps have reached record-setting status. Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
30 Degree Temps in the Forecast

30 Degree Temps in the Forecast

Friday's high temperatures will be about 20 degrees below average and will fall even lower during the... Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Chilly Chicago-Area Temperatures Break Record

Chilly Chicago-Area Temperatures Break Record

Chicago seemingly switched from summer to fall overnight. Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Officials OK Emergency Repairs to Wheeling High School

Officials OK Emergency Repairs to Wheeling High School

Officials hope repairs to home of the Wildcats can be completed in November. Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Severe Weather Causes $5M in Damage at Wheeling HS

Severe Weather Causes $5M in Damage at Wheeling HS

Severe storms that battered the northwest suburbs last Friday caused $5 million worth of damage at Wheeling... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Burbank Residents Express Frustrations Over Flood Problems

Burbank Residents Express Frustrations Over Flood Problems

Severe flooding and what the city plans to do about it are expected to be the big topic of discussion at... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Morning Rain Ushers in Fall-Like Temperatures

Morning Rain Ushers in Fall-Like Temperatures

Chicago didn't see its traditionally hot summer this year, but we're getting an autumn -- earlier than expected. Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Wednesday Morning Rainfall Totals Exceed 2 Inches

Wednesday Morning Rainfall Totals Exceed 2 Inches

The morning rainfall was moderate to heavy at times, with only a few isolated storms. Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Fast-Moving Storms Tear Through Chicago Suburbs

Fast-Moving Storms Tear Through Chicago Suburbs

Don't like Chicago-area weather in the morning? It'll change by the afternoon. Watch »

Sep 6, 2014

Your Photos: Awesome Clouds in Chicago Area

Amazing rain clouds moved into the Chicago area Monday, Aug. 25 on what was expected to be the hottest day of... View »

Aug 25, 2014
Almanac Predicts

Almanac Predicts "Colder Than Normal" Winter for Chicago

Enjoy the heat while you can Chicago, because this year's winter is forecast to be brutal. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Severe Storms Pound Parts of Chicago Area

Severe Storms Pound Parts of Chicago Area

Severe thunderstorms produced heavy rain and large hail Tuesday morning across the area, prompting weather... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Storms Cause Massive Sinkhole in Indiana

Storms Cause Massive Sinkhole in Indiana

Letitia and Frank Casto have been fighting for four years to get what was a small sinkhole fixed in their... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Monday Storms Leave Damage, Power Outages

Monday Storms Leave Damage, Power Outages

High winds pummeled tree-lined streets in the Andersonville neighborhood, causing limbs to break and smash into cars... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Storms Create Flooding in Chicago Area

Storms Create Flooding in Chicago Area

As thousands clean up from flooding damage during Thursday night storms, another round of storms looms ahead of... Watch »

Aug 24, 2014
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