Coldest Day of the Season So Far Hits Chicago Area - NBC Chicago

Coldest Day of the Season So Far Hits Chicago Area

Friday morning temperatures sat in the teens and will only recover into the low- and mid-20s by the afternoon in the metro area

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    NEWSLETTERS

    December Cold Snap Grips Chicago

    This kind of cold can lead to dangerous situations, and it was a close call for a Chicago family this morning, as NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski explains. 

    (Published Friday, Dec. 7, 2018)

    Winter is still coming, but winter weather is here.

    Friday morning temperatures sat in the teens and will only recover into the low- and mid-20s by the afternoon in the metro area. Northwest Indiana could see temperatures climb into the upper-20s. 

    Wind gusts between 15 and 20 mph will keep wind chill readings in the teens.

    Temps are expected to stay cold through the weekend, but will likely recover into the low- to mid-30s.

    Chicago Weather Forecast: Coldest Day So Far

    [CHI] Chicago Weather Forecast: Coldest Day So Far

    Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

    (Published Friday, Dec. 7, 2018)

    Thankfully, things look to stay dry through the start of next week. 

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