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Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 07:21 PM CDT

Excessive Heat Watch Upgraded to a Warning for Much of Area

Excessive Heat Watch Upgraded to a Warning for Much of Area

Nearly all of the Chicago area will now be under an Excessive Heat Warning for multiple days this week as heat index values could rise as high as 114 degrees for some.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:52 AM CDT

Know the Warning Signs: Heat Stroke, Exhaustion & Sunburn

As temperatures rise to dangerous levels, there are some warning signs you should...View gallery

  • Dangerous Heat
  • Heat Stroke: What to Look For
  • Heat Stroke: What to Do
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 09:01 AM CDT

Chicago Weather Forecast: Warm and Humid Again

Chicago Weather Forecast: Warm and Humid Again

NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.  

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 08:58 AM CDT

This is How Hot It Will Be Compared to How Hot It Will Feel

This is How Hot It Will Be Compared to How Hot It Will Feel

Air temperatures are expected to rise to dangerously high levels, but it will feel much, much hotter.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:38 AM CDT

Excessive Heat Watch Extends to Nearly All of Chicago Area

Excessive Heat Watch Extends to Nearly All of Chicago Area

Nearly all of the Chicago area will now be under an Excessive Heat Watch for multiple days this week as heat index values could rise as high as 112 degrees for some.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 01:08 AM CDT

Heat Wave Expected to Bake Two-Thirds of U.S. Through Weekend

Heat Wave Expected to Bake Two-Thirds of U.S. Through Weekend

A "major heat wave" is expected to bake two-thirds of the nation through this weekend, with forecasters calling for temperatures to soar across much of the central and eastern U.S., NBC News reported, citing the...

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 07:10 PM CDT

How Doctors Say You Should Prepare for Extreme Heat

How Doctors Say You Should Prepare for Extreme Heat

Some are already planning for the hot weather coming to Chicago. And doctors say you should too. Lauren Petty reports. 

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 06:49 PM CDT

Tuesday Evening Forecast

Tuesday Evening Forecast

Brant Miller has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 05:30 PM CDT

How to Keep Your Bill Low in Extreme Heat: ComEd

How to Keep Your Bill Low in Extreme Heat: ComEd

High temperatures can also lead to higher energy bills, according to ComEd, but there are some ways to save energy during dangerous heat.

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 04:57 PM CDT

Excessive Heat Watch Issued for Part of Area This Week

Excessive Heat Watch Issued for Part of Area This Week

Part of the Chicago area will be under an Excessive Heat Watch for multiple days this week as dangerous heat could bring heat index values as high as 108 degrees.

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