Severe Weather Preparedness - NBC Chicago

Stay a step ahead of the storm with tips from the NBC Chicago Storm Team

Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 at 01:13 PM CST

Dangerous Cold: 10 Things To Know

Dangerous Cold: 10 Things To Know

Temperatures in Illinois can become dangerously cold during winter months.

Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 05:46 PM CST

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Winter is right around the corner and this means the potential for snow, ice, sleet and extreme cold.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 03:04 PM CST

Map: Winter Road Conditions in Illinois

Map: Winter Road Conditions in Illinois

Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 07:26 AM CST

Look Skyward! How to Spot This Newly Named Cloud

Look Skyward! How to Spot This Newly Named Cloud

This past March several new cloud names were added to the International Cloud Atlas. These additions are the first to the Atlas in over a century.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 09:07 AM CST

How Much Snow Could the Chicago Area See This Winter?

How Much Snow Could the Chicago Area See This Winter?

Storm Team Meteorologist Kalee Dionne talks about this winter season and a look at the past five years.

ABOUT US
Severe weather events are becoming more common and more devastating. The difference between safety and calamity can hinge on mere seconds. Take advantage of these tips and best practices to keep your family safe in inclement weather.
Top Stories
5 to Watch: U.S. Figure Skaters Stumble Again
5 to Watch: U.S. Figure Skaters Stumble Again

For Americans, Friday in Pyeongchang is full of questions.

Missing Couple Found Dead, Suspect Kills Himself in Chase
Missing Couple Found Dead, Suspect Kills Himself in Chase

Rockford authorities said Thursday that the bodies of a missing woman and her boyfriend were found in a park and the man suspected in their deaths, her estranged husband, shot and killed himself following a...

Canadian Hockey Player Removes Silver Medal After Loss to US
Canadian Hockey Player Removes Silver Medal After Loss to US

An Olympic silver medal is something to be proud of. Unless you’re this Canadian hockey player. U.S. women beat Canada Thursday 3-2 in the first shootout in an Olympic women's hockey final, snapping the...

Zagitova Wins Figure Skating Gold, Edges Medvedeva
Zagitova Wins Figure Skating Gold, Edges Medvedeva

Alina Zagitova capped her meteoric rise with Olympic women’s figure skating gold, topping fellow Russian skater Yevgenia Medvedeva on Friday at Gangneung Ice Arena. The 15-year-old Zagitova led Medvedeva by 1.31...

Hilary Knight Shouts Out Leslie Jones After Win
Hilary Knight Shouts Out Leslie Jones After Win

Team USA superstar Hilary Knight and comedienne Leslie Jones have developed quite the friendship, but could we soon see Knight and Jones on stage together on “Saturday Night Live?”

Cruz Told Police He Lost His Mom, 'Dealing With Things' in 911 Call
Cruz Told Police He Lost His Mom, 'Dealing With Things' in 911 Call

Nikolas Cruz had three encounters with police in just over three weeks when he briefly lived in Palm Beach County in November 2017 following the death of his mother, according to the 911 calls released...