Chicago officials are encouraging residents to take extra precautions as bitterly cold temperatures are expected to move in to start the work week.
With potentially record-setting cold in the forecast for the Chicago area, Cook County officials are preparing to open warming centers for residents needing a safe place to stay warm.
With another blast of wintry weather on the way, a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for most of northern Illinois and northwest Indiana.
Get ready to see snow even before next week's blast of arctic-like weather.
Be prepared to take advantage of a warmer weekend before the bitter cold sets in next week, potentially breaking records in the Chicago area.
Paul Deanno has a look at the weekend forecast for the Chicago area - and a peek at next week's cold temperatures.
Storm Team 5 Meteorologist Alicia Roman has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area.
Record-breaking cold is expected to breeze into the Chicago area next week, sending temperatures well-below freezing with wind chills reaching into the single digits.
Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area.
A homeless man who died last week in Avondale is Chicago’s first death related to cold exposure this season, the Cook County medical examiner’s office announced Thursday.