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TONIGHT'S FORECAST: Few showers early, partly cloudy overnight

TONIGHT'S FORECAST: Few showers early, partly cloudy overnight

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2 hours ago
Storms Could Dampen Labor Day Plans

Storms Could Dampen Labor Day Plans

Storms threaten to dampen Labor Day plans in the Chicago area Monday. Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Rain Possible for Labor Day Weekend

Rain Possible for Labor Day Weekend

Grab an umbrella before heading out to your Labor Day weekend events in the Chicago area. Watch »

Aug 28, 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
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
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

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
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
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
Flooding Causes Problems on Interstates, CTA Lines

Flooding Causes Problems on Interstates, CTA Lines

Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014

August 22 Flooding

Some parts of the Chicago area saw four to five inches of rain. View »

Aug 22, 2014
Flooding: Viaduct at 75th & Western

Flooding: Viaduct at 75th & Western

08/22/14: Sky 5 was above the viaduct as commuters tried to slowly drive through high water. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Quake Rattles On-Air Staff

Quake Rattles On-Air Staff

08/19/14: A magnitude 4.2 earthquake rattled central Oklahoma at 7:41 a.m. Tuesday. Emily Sutton and Lacey Lett were... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Overnight Storms Could Produce Heavy Rain, Hail

Overnight Storms Could Produce Heavy Rain, Hail

Isolated afternoon showers and thunderstorms are expected to spread across the Chicago area later tonight. Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
Dangerous Swimming Conditions Expected at Chicago Beaches

Dangerous Swimming Conditions Expected at Chicago Beaches

Those looking to head to the beach on this cloudy, damp and cool summer day might want to reconsider. Watch »

Aug 12, 2014
RAW VIDEO: Hurricane Iselle Drenches Hawaii, Pounds Hilo

RAW VIDEO: Hurricane Iselle Drenches Hawaii, Pounds Hilo

The rain and wind started to drench parts of the Big Island on Friday. The tropical storm took down trees and caused... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Dual Storms Head For Hawaii

Dual Storms Head For Hawaii

Both Iselle and Julio are churning in the Pacific Ocean as powerful storms. Hawaii hasn't been hit by any... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Lightning Blast Strikes Close to Highway

Lightning Blast Strikes Close to Highway

8/5/14: Viewer Mike Hudson sent this video of a lightning strike near Rand Road in Watch »

Aug 5, 2014
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