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Severe Weather Damage in Woodstock

Severe Weather Damage in Woodstock

NBC Chicago’s Lauren Jiggetts reports from Woodstock on Thursday as a severe tornado roared through Illinois. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Destruction Across City of Fairdale

Destruction Across City of Fairdale

The city of Fairdale, Illinois was destructed by a deadly tornado Thursday. NBC Chicago's Natalie Martinez reports. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
One Killed as Tornado Devastates Fairdale

One Killed as Tornado Devastates Fairdale

One was killed in Fairdale Thursday as a deadly tornado devastated the area. NBC Chicago Natalie Martinez reports. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Massive Tornado Travels Through Rochelle

Massive Tornado Travels Through Rochelle

A deadly tornado made its way through Illinois Thursday. Video submitted by NBC Chicago viewer. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
14 People Rescued From Restaurant After Ill. Tornado

14 People Rescued From Restaurant After Ill. Tornado

Authorities say several people reported trapped in a north central Illinois restaurant flattened by a reported... Watch »

Apr 10, 2015
Nearly 900 Flights Canceled Due to Severe Weather

Nearly 900 Flights Canceled Due to Severe Weather

A warm front moved into the area on Thursday, sparking off powerful storms that brought death and devastation to... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Lightning Strike Downs Power Lines in Western Suburb

Lightning Strike Downs Power Lines in Western Suburb

A lightning strike Thursday morning downed two power lines in a western suburb. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Storm Drops Hail, Knocks Out Power

Storm Drops Hail, Knocks Out Power

About 1,900 ComEd customers were knocked offline when the storm passed at about 11 p.m. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Residents Try to Prevent Flooding

Residents Try to Prevent Flooding

The Albany Park neighborhood is a picturesque area bordering the Chicago River, but it's also an area prone to... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Flash Survey: Thunderstorm or Snowstorm?

Flash Survey: Thunderstorm or Snowstorm?

Severe weather can be inconvenient and deadly. If you had a choice, which would you prefer? Read »

Apr 9, 2015
Severe Storms

Severe Storms

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

Apr 8, 2015
Election Commissioner: Bad Weather No Reason to Avoid Polls

Election Commissioner: Bad Weather No Reason to Avoid Polls

The city’s historic runoff election will be paired with unseasonably cool temps, overcast skies and possible rain... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Antarctica Ice Shelves Melting at Faster Pace: Study

Antarctica Ice Shelves Melting at Faster Pace: Study

Antarctica’s floating ice shelves have thinned by as much as 18 percent in the last two decades, and the melting is... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Missouri Quake Reportedly Felt as Far North as Carbondale

Missouri Quake Reportedly Felt as Far North as Carbondale

The United States Geological Survey reports the quake struck at 10:51 p.m. and was centered near Steele, MO. Read »

Apr 2, 2015
Temperatures Plunge

Temperatures Plunge

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

Apr 4, 2015
Cool Winds Coming

Cool Winds Coming

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

Apr 2, 2015
Deadly Tornadoes Sweep Through Okla.

Deadly Tornadoes Sweep Through Okla.

The slow start to the nation's tornado season came to a violent end Wednesday, when tornadoes raked through Oklahoma... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
It's Official: This Winter Was Boston's Snowiest on Record

It's Official: This Winter Was Boston's Snowiest on Record

Boston's miserable winter is now also its snowiest season — going back to 1872. The official measurement of 108.6... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Warm and Sunny

Warm and Sunny

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

Mar 30, 2015
Cool and Rainy for Shamrock Shuffle

Cool and Rainy for Shamrock Shuffle

There will be a chance for rain when the race kicks off at 8:30 a.m., and the possibility for showers will increase... Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
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