Cold Front


Temperature To Drop To 50s Near Lake, Stay In 70s Elsewhere

Chicago city residents might need a light jacket later in the day Thursday, but areas farther west will continue to experience summertime temperatures in what is technically still winter.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2012

Wednesday Weather

Temperature Could Jump To Low 70s In Some Areas

The temperature Wednesday will climb to surpass the balmy conditions seen across the area a day earlier.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012


Clouds And Fog, But Temps Over 40 Again

Clouds and patchy fog will continue through the afternoon, as temperatures once again top out in the 40s.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

A police car is stalled at the Michigan Avenue entrance to Lake Shore Drive on Jan. 27, 1967. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Latest Weather Forecast, And A Look Back At The Blizzard Of ’67

On this 45th anniversary of the infamous blizzard of 1967, conditions in Chicago are calm and mild, with temperatures expected to hit the 40s.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2012

Snow Shoveling

Latest Chicago Weather Forecast

It seems that we’ll likely be denied a white Christmas this year, but snow is in the forecast for Thursday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

CBS 2 Weather Forecast

Latest Chicago Weather Forecast

Unseasonably pleasant temperatures in the 50s will give way Monday afternoon to conditions more typical for this time of year as a cold front comes through.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

(Photo by Marty Melville/Getty Images)

Strong Winds, Big Waves Will Accompany Cold Front

Strong winds and high waves along the Lake Michigan shore are expected to move into the Chicago area with a Thursday afternoon cold front.


(CBS File Photo)

High Temperature To Drop 25 Degrees Over The Week

In the coming week – and for the second time in as many weeks – the conditions will change from those of July to October in a matter of days.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2011

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