Cool Weather

An empty pool at the Oak Lawn Aquatic Center. (Credit: CBS)

Cool August Weather Dampens Summer Plans

There’s certainly a chill in the air making it feel a lot more like fall than summer and for kids getting ready to head back to school, it’s not exactly the end to the summer vacation they were hoping for.

08/12/2014

Cool temperatures have kept people away from the Forst Park Aquatic Center. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM Newsradio)

Cool Weather Hurting Summer Businesses

The cooler weather is certainly being felt by some businesses that revel in the heat. It was so cold over the weekend some water parks had to close.

07/29/2013

Many Chicagoans were wearing jackets and sweatshirts on Sept. 5, 2011, as they were out celebrating Labor Day, when temperatures dropped to the low 60s after being in the 80s and 90s in the days before. (Credit: CBS)

Cool Labor Day Weather Has Chicagoans Bundling Up Early

For many out celebrating on Monday, the unexpectedly cold temperatures made this Labor Day seem much more like an official end to summer.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2011