Blowing And Drifting

The snowy scene looking north from the Merchandise Mart on Thursday. (Credit: Kelli Hartsock via Twitter)

Snow Arrives In Chicagoland, 4 To 8 Inches Expected

Spring in January is officially over, as the first major snowstorm of the season blanketed the Chicago area, forcing airlines to cancel hundreds of flights and threatening to make a mess of the evening rush.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

Photo Of A Highway In Winter Whiteout Snow Conditions. (Michael Williams/Getty Images)

Snowstorm To Slam Chicago Area Thursday

Enjoy the last day of spring in January Wednesday, because within 24 hours, a powerful snowstorm will be clobbering the Chicago area – and it could make for a dangerous commute.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012