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Chicago Winter Creeps Closer To Historically Coldest

Chicago Winter Creeps Closer To Historically Coldest

A Wind Chill Advisory was issued at 12 a.m. Thursday with temperatures that will feel like -20 degrees expected for... Read »

Feb 28, 2014
Bridge Closed As Ice Jams Creep Closer

Bridge Closed As Ice Jams Creep Closer

This week's cold weather may temporarily allay those fears but officials said the water will again become a problem... Watch »

Feb 24, 2014
WATCH: Time-Lapse Video of Ice Flowing Down Chicago River

WATCH: Time-Lapse Video of Ice Flowing Down Chicago River

A man who reportedly works on the Chicago River, and loves taking pictures of it, has turned his images... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Strong Winds Continue Friday

Strong Winds Continue Friday

Wind Advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. Friday for Chicago and the surrounding counties Watch »

Feb 21, 2014
Scientists Review Reports of Multiple Tornadoes

Scientists Review Reports of Multiple Tornadoes

The National Weather Service said four possible tornadoes touched down in central Illinois on Thursday,... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Falling Ice Injures Mother, Baby

Falling Ice Injures Mother, Baby

A Chicago family considers themselves lucky nobody was seriously injured after a slate of ice fell through a window... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Homeless Woman Hit by Falling Glass Panel

Homeless Woman Hit by Falling Glass Panel

A young woman panhandling on Michigan Avenue said she was hit by glass when a large pane fell four stories from the... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Fog Blamed For Massive I-57 Crash

Fog Blamed For Massive I-57 Crash

Several vehicles were involved in two separate pileups on I-57 Thursday night near southwest suburban Peotone. Watch »

Feb 21, 2014
Avalanche of Snow Spills Off NW Indiana Roof

Avalanche of Snow Spills Off NW Indiana Roof

An avalanche of snow spilled off the roof of an industrial building in Northwest Indiana Tuesday. Watch »

Feb 19, 2014
Homeowners Brace For Possible Flooding

Homeowners Brace For Possible Flooding

Mountains of piled up snow from multiple storms this season has many homeowners bracing for the next... Watch »

Feb 19, 2014
Warmer Temps, Thunderstorms Ahead

Warmer Temps, Thunderstorms Ahead

There’s some good news and some not-so-good news in the Chicago-area forecast. Watch »

Feb 18, 2014
Plane Skids Off DuPage Airport Runway in Snowstorm

Plane Skids Off DuPage Airport Runway in Snowstorm

Authorities say no one was injured when a small business jet carrying seven people skidded off a suburban... Read »

Feb 18, 2014
Monday Snowfall Makes Season Chicago's 5th Snowiest Ever

Monday Snowfall Makes Season Chicago's 5th Snowiest Ever

Season's official total: 66.8 inches -- so far. Read »

Feb 18, 2014
What Is Thundersnow?

What Is Thundersnow?

Think of a thunderstorm, but with snow instead of rain. Read »

Feb 17, 2014

Extreme Weather: Spring Storm Hits the South

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

Apr 15, 2014
Hundreds of Chicago Flights Canceled as Snow Returns

Hundreds of Chicago Flights Canceled as Snow Returns

Hundreds of flights were canceled Monday at Chicago's airports as a winter storm bore down on the area. Watch »

Feb 17, 2014
Cold Weather Advice from Chicago to the Southeast

Cold Weather Advice from Chicago to the Southeast

As the Southeast battles with a “bone-chilling winter blast” and winter conditions they’re not so familiar with, we... Read »

Feb 12, 2014
Warmer Temperatures Forecast for Chicago Area

Warmer Temperatures Forecast for Chicago Area

It may not be a heat wave, but temperatures are rising in the Chicago area. Watch »

Feb 13, 2014
Season Snow Totals Top 60 Inches, Cold Temps Remain

Season Snow Totals Top 60 Inches, Cold Temps Remain

Two rounds of weekend snow lifted this season's snow totals above 5 feet, and the city is inching closer to a... Watch »

Feb 10, 2014

PHOTOS: Chicago's Season Of Snow

Chicago is having one of its snowiest winters on record. Its residents have also been getting creative with natures... View »

Mar 3, 2014
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