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Unconfirmed Tornado Touchdown in Northwest Indiana

Unconfirmed Tornado Touchdown in Northwest Indiana

Thousands of power customers in Northwest Indiana were without electricity early Monday morning after heavy... Watch »

May 12, 2014
Storms, Severe Weather Hit Chicago Area on Mother's Day

Storms, Severe Weather Hit Chicago Area on Mother's Day

The Chicago area saw some storms and severe weather this Mother’s Day. Watch »

May 12, 2014

Your Mother's Day Storm Photos

Storms, some severe, dropped heavy rain and hail on the Chicago area Mother's Day. View »

May 12, 2014
Super Saturday Forecast

Super Saturday Forecast

NBC Chicago's Cheryl Scott has the forecast for Saturday, May 9, 2014. Watch »

May 10, 2014
Summery Day Could End in Severe Weather

Summery Day Could End in Severe Weather

Chicago's first summer-like day in some time could end in storms. Watch »

May 8, 2014
White House Warns of Severe Climate Change Effects in Illinois

White House Warns of Severe Climate Change Effects in Illinois

Climate change could adversely affect Illinois and the Midwest, a new White House report shows, with... Read »

May 6, 2014

Deadly Tornadoes Rip Through the South

A storm system producing more than 50 tornado reports in 24 hours has killed more than 30 people in Alabama... View »

May 1, 2014
Strong Storms Drop Hail, Rain in SW Suburbs

Strong Storms Drop Hail, Rain in SW Suburbs

Strong storms moved through Will County late Tuesday morning and into the afternoon, bringing heavy rain, lightning... Watch »

Apr 29, 2014

Your April Snow Photos

Chicagoans thought they had seen the last of the snow. Guess again. View »

Apr 15, 2014

Hail Falls on Parts of Chicago Area

Hail fell on parts of the Chicago area Saturday. Here are some NBC Chicago viewers' photos. View »

Apr 29, 2014
Mid-April Snowfall Exceeds Predictions

Mid-April Snowfall Exceeds Predictions

Parts of the Chicago area saw snow showers and gusty winds between Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning, and... Read »

Apr 15, 2014

Chicago's 2014 Winter Season by the Numbers

As Chicago grapples with a particularly cold and snowy winter, here's a look at some of the records the city... View »

Mar 23, 2014
Storms to Hit Chicago Area Ahead of Colder Temps

Storms to Hit Chicago Area Ahead of Colder Temps

Saturday's unseasonably high temps may have been a cruel tease as the Chicago area braces for a major cool down. Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
Weekend Storms Expected to Hit Chicago Area

Weekend Storms Expected to Hit Chicago Area

More storms are headed for the Chicago area this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Watch »

Apr 13, 2014
Warmer Temps Expected Ahead of Rain, Possibly Snow

Warmer Temps Expected Ahead of Rain, Possibly Snow

Saturday is set to be the warmest day the Chicago area has seen since October. But the good weather news... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
Snow Possible After Weekend Warmup

Snow Possible After Weekend Warmup

Here's something we had hoped to avoid until next winter: snow in the forecast. Watch »

Apr 9, 2014
21 Homes Near Des Plaines River to be Razed

21 Homes Near Des Plaines River to be Razed

Once demolished, the area of what is now the Big Bend subdivision in Des Plaines will be kept as permanent... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Chicago Area School, Business Closings
Gale Warning Issued For Chicago Area

Gale Warning Issued For Chicago Area

The National Weather Service has issued a gale warning until 10 p.m. Friday for the Chicago area. Watch »

Apr 4, 2014
Early April Showers to Move Out By Weekend

Early April Showers to Move Out By Weekend

It's April, and there are showers. Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
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