90 Degrees


90-Degree Heat, High Humidity For Afternoon, Possible Storms For Some

Yet again, the stifling heat is building in Chicago, with an afternoon of 90-degree heat and increasing humidity on tap.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012


Highs To Hit 90 In Some Areas; Look For Rain This Weekend

Parts of the Chicago area are now considered to be in a severe drought, but at least some rain is expected this weekend.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012


Warm, Calm And Dry Thursday, But Sticky Heat On Tap For The Weekend

Conditions will be undeniably beautiful for the rest of the day Thursday, but break out the gym shorts and Gatorade this weekend, as steamy heat settles in.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012


Hot, Sticky And Windy With A High Of 90 Degrees

It’s Bermuda shorts and sunscreen weather, as the high hits a tropical 90 degrees Thursday and a roasting wind prompts an advisory.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012


Still Cool By The Lake This Afternoon, But Up To 90 This By Weekend

Temperatures will remain cool by the lake on Wednesday, but the mercury will shoot up to the 90s for the entire area once the weekend comes around.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012


Cooler By Lake On Friday, But Sweltering Weekend For All

For this NATO Summit weekend, get ready for sweltering temperatures that will feel more like mid-July than mid-May.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2012

Pedestrians take cover from the heavy rains that were falling Tuesday morning. (Credit: John Dodge/CBS)

Storms, Heat To Sweep In Over Next 2 Days

Multiple rounds of storms are set to push through the Chicago area Tuesday and Wednesday, as the temperature climbs to 90 degrees.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2011

Generic sun image (Getty Images)

Hot, Humid Weather Headed For Illinois

A scorching heat wave will keep much of Illinois in the 90s this week.


Police chased off swimmers at North Avenue Beach on Monday after four people were treated for heat exhaustion. (CBS)

North Ave. Beach Closed For Safety Concerns

Chicago police closed North Avenue Beach Monday afternoon after five people were treated for heat exhaustion.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2011