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Sunny Afternoon Coming As High Hits Low 90s

The normal high for this date is 81 degrees, but the high Friday will be 10 degrees higher than that.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012


Heat, Humidity To Dominate Until Storms Saturday Night

Heat and humidity will dominate this first day of Lollapalooza, although a lake breeze will make conditions more tolerable.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012


Cold Front Brings Relief From Heat, T-Storm Warning

Most of the Chicago area has finally caught a break from the extreme heat, and even see a rip of thunder and a torrent of rain before the day is through.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2012


Tuesday Will Be Another Day Of Extreme Heat

Chicago was bracing for another 100-degree day, prompting emergency officials to ask residents to take precautions.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012


Pop-Up Storms Drench Chicago Area

Given the drought we’ve been suffering, Friday afternoon’s messy storms caught a lot of people by surprise.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

Taste Of Chicago

Picture Perfect Day With Highs In Upper 80s, Lake Cooling As Taste Begins

A picture perfect summer afternoon is in store Wednesday, with just the right weather for enjoying the first day of the Taste of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012


Breeze To Cool Lakeside Area As High Hits 80s All Around

A pleasant afternoon with a temperate lake breeze is on tap for Tuesday, but the 90s will be back before the week is out.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012


Another Sweltering Day; Storms Possible Later In Afternoon

It’s yet another sweltering day Monday, and more storms could be coming just a day after a quick round of thunderstorms wreaked havoc on the area.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2012


Unseasonably Cool For Monday, But Extreme Heat Coming This Week

The weather is cool and springlike Monday, but don’t get used to it.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012


Heat Wave Has Local Residents Taking Extra Steps To Stay Cool

The sweltering heat continues for a second day Tuesday, as temperatures again climb into the 90s and humidity makes it feel as hot as 100 degrees.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Heat Wave Scorches Most Of The U.S.

Get Ready For Highs In The 90s Through Next Wednesday

Get the air conditioner in the window and make sure your ice tray isn’t empty, because it’s going to feel tropical outside for the better part of a week to come.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

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Only 0.01 Inches Of Rain So Far This June

If you’re seeing brown grass and dusty soil, it’s not your imagination – it’s bone dry out there.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012


Heat Ratcheting Up For A Steamy Weekend

You may be planning to enjoy some sizzling Chicago blues this weekend in Grant Park, but you ought to take precautions to make sure you’re not sizzling and singing the blues yourself.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012


Relatively Cool Today, But Sweltering For Weekend

Temperatures will be pleasant and cool for the rest of the day Friday, before rising through the weekend and spiking at a sweltering 94 degrees on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012


Temperatures Only To Hit Low 60s After Sweltering Sunday

The tension between police and protesters in 90-plus degree heat is behind us now, as temperatures Monday struggle even to reach the 60s.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2012

Heat In Millennium Park

Extreme Heat To Hover For Another Day

Get ready for a day that would even seem hot by the standards of mid-July.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Heat On Beach

Temperatures May Rise To Near 100 In Some Areas

The beaches will soon be closing, the summer festivals are winding down, and parents are preparing to send their kids back to school. But you wouldn’t know it by stepping outside.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

Near-Record Heat Wave Grips U.S. East Coast, Midwest

Get Ready To Ring In September With Another Heat Wave

Tomorrow is Sept. 1, the start of meteorological fall. But don’t be fooled. You’ll be needing your air conditioner.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Extreme Heat And Humidity Hit Chicago Area

More Sweltering Heat, Storms For New Work Week

If you’re sick and tired of the heat and storms, you won’t be too thrilled with the weather for the beginning of this work week.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2011