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Your June 18 Storm Photos

Heavy rain poured down onto the Chicago area June 18. Viewers sent in these photos of incredible clouds as the storm... View »

Jun 20, 2014
Violent Storms Cause Damage, Prompt Flight Delays

Violent Storms Cause Damage, Prompt Flight Delays

Nearly 600 flights canceled out of Chicago's airports due to severe weather. Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Women Describe Being Tossed by Tornado

Women Describe Being Tossed by Tornado

Residents of the southern Wisconsin town of Platteville are picking up the pieces after two tornadoes touched... Watch »

Jun 18, 2014

Platteville, Wisconsin Storm Damage

A tornado damaged homes and businesses and forced the closure of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville... View »

Jun 17, 2014
13 Storms Predicted for Atlantic Hurricane Season

13 Storms Predicted for Atlantic Hurricane Season

Hurricane season begins June 1 and lasts six months. Read »

May 22, 2014

Brant's Weather Photos

NBC Chicago Chief Meteorologist Brant Miller selects his favorite viewer-submitted photos and shares them... View »

Dec 10, 2013
Storms in Store for Father's Day

Storms in Store for Father's Day

Father’s Day may have started with sunshine and warm temperatures but it will likely end with showers and storms. Watch »

Jun 15, 2014
2 Small Tornadoes Confirmed in Southern Illinois

2 Small Tornadoes Confirmed in Southern Illinois

The National Weather Service says it has confirmed that small tornadoes were responsible for minor damage... Read »

Jun 9, 2014
Beach Hazard Alert Issued for Chicago Beaches

Beach Hazard Alert Issued for Chicago Beaches

Following a sunny and warm Saturday, Sunday’s cooler temperatures will also be matched with dangerous... Watch »

Jun 8, 2014
Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds Move in Ahead of Cold Front

Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds Move in Ahead of Cold Front

Rain ushers in the start of June with bursts of heavy rain Monday, as well as possible small hail, gusty winds and a... Watch »

Jun 2, 2014
Rain, Quick Chill to Move Into Chicago Area

Rain, Quick Chill to Move Into Chicago Area

If you’re going out today, you’ll want to bring an umbrella. Watch »

May 27, 2014
Showers, Storms Could Dampen Memorial Day

Showers, Storms Could Dampen Memorial Day

A sunny Memorial Day could turn stormy for the Chicago area by the end of the day with heavy rain, small hail... Watch »

May 26, 2014
Lightning Blamed for Oak Forest Apartment Fire

Lightning Blamed for Oak Forest Apartment Fire

Residents of several units of building, on the 15700 block of Peggy Lane, displaced after roof fire. Read »

May 21, 2014

Large Hail Hits Chicago Area

Viewer submitted photos of golf ball-sized hail and severe weather damage. View »

May 21, 2014
Hail, Severe Storms Lash Chicago Area

Hail, Severe Storms Lash Chicago Area

Intense thunderstorms wreaked havoc throughout much of the viewing area, producing rain, thunder, lightning, 70 mph... Watch »

May 21, 2014
Supercell Storm Takes Shape in Time-Lapse Video

Supercell Storm Takes Shape in Time-Lapse Video

The time-lapse video taken by Basehunters shows the of a rare kind of thunderstorm known as a supercell... Read »

May 20, 2014
May Snow Surprises Chicago Area

May Snow Surprises Chicago Area

NBC Chicago viewers in McHenry and DeKalb counties reported snowflakes during the 6 a.m. hour. Watch »

May 16, 2014

May 16 Snow

While temperatures on the ground Friday morning were in the upper 30s and low 40s, the air temperature aloft... View »

May 16, 2014
Seasonal Conditions to Return Next Week

Seasonal Conditions to Return Next Week

The rain is coming back for another day, but don’t worry Chicago, warmer weather is on the way. Watch »

May 15, 2014
Chilly Week Ahead After Latest Round of Storms

Chilly Week Ahead After Latest Round of Storms

Much cooler temperatures move into the Chicago area Tuesday night as the risk for showers and storms continues. Watch »

May 13, 2014

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