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Mild, Breezy Conditions Ahead of Possible Snow

Mild, Breezy Conditions Ahead of Possible Snow

Enjoy the mild weather before possible snow arrives Tuesday. Watch »

Nov 9, 2014
Dry, Cool Weekend Ahead of Possible Snow Flurries

Dry, Cool Weekend Ahead of Possible Snow Flurries

A cool, dry weekend is ahead before snow flurries arrive early in the week. Watch »

Nov 8, 2014
Preliminary Forecast Shows Big Snowfall Next Week

Preliminary Forecast Shows Big Snowfall Next Week

NBC Chicago Storm Team meteorologist Andy Avalos stressed the forecast isn't a certainty but used the projection as... Watch »

Nov 7, 2014
Chicago-Area Snow Showers Possible This Week

Chicago-Area Snow Showers Possible This Week

Snow showers return to the Chicago-area forecast this week after brutal Halloween weather produced bursts of snow... Read »

Nov 5, 2014
Storms Deliver Early Taste of Winter

Storms Deliver Early Taste of Winter

The calendar says fall, but in parts of the United States the weather was all winter over the weekend. Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
High Winds, Waves Close Floating Haunted House

High Winds, Waves Close Floating Haunted House

A floating haunted house at Navy Pier has been shut down after violent waves and high winds damaged the barge. Watch »

Oct 31, 2014
Crashing Waves Flood Lake Shore Drive

Crashing Waves Flood Lake Shore Drive

Crashing waves prompted lane closures on Lake Shore Drive Friday. Watch »

Oct 31, 2014
O'Hare Cancels 700-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

O'Hare Cancels 700-Plus Flights For Wind, Rain

It looks like Mother Nature's Halloween trick will affect more than just Chicago-area trick-or-treaters. Watch »

Oct 31, 2014
No Trick: Snow Kicks Off Halloween in Chicago

No Trick: Snow Kicks Off Halloween in Chicago

Looks like Mother Nature still has a trick up her sleeve for Halloween. Watch »

Oct 31, 2014

Colors of Fall 2014

Midwest weather is always unpredictable but one thing can be counted on, the beautiful fall colors. View »

Oct 27, 2014

Partial Solar Eclipse in Chicago

The partial solar eclipse took place last night and people from around Illinois were able to capture it. View »

Oct 24, 2014
Sunday's Forecast: Sunny Skies, Few Clouds

Sunday's Forecast: Sunny Skies, Few Clouds

Alicia Roman says we're in for a treat this Sunday. Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
Time Lapse: Partial Solar Eclipse

Time Lapse: Partial Solar Eclipse

It was obscured by clouds in Chicago, but a telescope in Siberia got a good view of Thursday's partial solar... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
New Report Makes Chicago Winter Predictions

New Report Makes Chicago Winter Predictions

Chicago might not stave off another polar vortex, but if a new winter prediction report is on target, this season... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014

Blood Moon Over Chicago

Early risers and night owls had quite the sight if they looked into the sky early on Oct. 8, 2014. View »

Oct 8, 2014
Planetariums Offer Safe View of Partial Eclipse

Planetariums Offer Safe View of Partial Eclipse

People wanting to safely catch a glimpse of the upcoming partial solar eclipse will get their opportunity at events... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Heavy Rain, Storms Hit Areas South of Chicago

Heavy Rain, Storms Hit Areas South of Chicago

Grab an umbrella. Showers and thunderstorms are possible across the Chicago area Monday afternoon and evening. Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Forecast: High in the 50s Saturday

Forecast: High in the 50s Saturday

NBC 5 Storm Team Meteorologist Pete Sack says it will be mostly sunny today. Watch »

Oct 11, 2014
Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Good news for runners hoping to set a course record at Sunday's Bank of America Chicago Marathon: The weather looks... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Lunar Eclipse Dazzles Sky Watchers

Lunar Eclipse Dazzles Sky Watchers

Total eclipse phase takes place just before 5:30 a.m. and lasts for about an hour. Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
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