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Tuesday’s Crisp Weather A Chilly Surprise After Monday’s Summery Temps

It’s a harsh reality for some of us. With Oct. 1 knocking on our door, fall and a possibly frigid winter loom ahead.



McDonald’s: 2014 Sales Forecast ‘At Risk’ In Wake Of Meat Scandal

The Oak Brook, Illinois-based company had previously said it expected the sales measure to be “relatively flat” for the year.


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Slightly Better Temperatures On The Way, But So Is Snow

We know, we know, you’ve heard this before. Temperatures will get a bit better this weekend, but as has become a seemingly constant refrain this winter, we’ll also see a fresh round of snow.


Pedestrians brave the cold weather as they make their way down the street during the start of a severe cold snap Wednesday night. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Forecasters And Groundhog Agree: 6 More Weeks Of Winter

A furry rodent with giant front teeth saw its shadow in Pennsylvania on Sunday, damning us to six more weeks of winter — a prediction that seems plausible to weather experts in Chicago who went to school and studied such things.


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Bitter Cold, Snow Expected This Weekend

Unseasonably cold weather will stick around Chicago for the next week, with a chance of snow accumulation this weekend.


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Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms To Soak Chicago Area

Keep your umbrella handy today. Heavy rain and thunderstorms are moving through the Chicago area.


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Rain, Thunderstorms Ahead For Chicago Area, Snow Possible By Thursday

It’s looking like a messy week of weather for the Chicago area, with more rain likely on and off Tuesday, severe thunderstorms possible Wednesday, and even some snow possible Wednesday night into Thursday.


Punxsutawney Phil climbs on the shoulder of groundhog co-handler John Griffiths after Phil predicted an early spring when didn't see his shadow on Groundhog Day 2013. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Still Waiting For Spring, Maybe We Should Sue The Groundhog

It’s March 22, the third day of spring, but you’d never guess it by going outside or checking the forecast. So who do we blame for the lack of spring weather? Maybe we can follow the lead of an Ohio prosecutor, and take the groundhog to court.

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A load of salt is dumped into an Illinois Department of Transportation snow plow, in preparation for Tuesday's snowstorm. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Snow Forecast: Latest From Steve Baskerville

We just got a briefing from CBS 2’s meteorologist Steve Baskerville on the dynamics of Tuesday’s storm.


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Freezing Rain Advisory For Chicago Area

A freezing rain advisory for Chicago area.


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Brief, Intense Snowfall Expected This Afternoon

A fast-moving storm will create moderate to heavy snowfall for a couple of hours on Tuesday afternoon.


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Frigid Temperatures Take Over Across Chicagoland

Remember Tuesday? When Chicago set a record for warmth? Tonight, temperatures will be more than 60 degrees lower!



Chicago Sets A Record For Warmth, But Flooding Possible

hicago weather can be crazy in January, but this is one for the record books.


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The Streak Is Over: Chicago Finally Gets An Inch Of Snow

An inch of snowfall in January wouldn’t typically even be noticed by most Chicagoans, but this year is a bit different.


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Chicago Halfway Through Winter–In Case You Haven’t Noticed.

We are at the halfway point of what experts call “meteorological winter” and it really hasn’t amounted to much.


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Warmup To Near Record Temps On Friday

The day after Chicago set a “snowless” record, the area is expected to experience near-record high temperatures.


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Typical Temps Today, But Big Warmup Possible

Chicago will likely set a record for the most days without at least an inch of snow on the ground, and there is little prospect for any measurable snowfall for the next week.


The first measurable snow in 2001 fell on Dec. 9 in Chicago. Snow showers are forecast for Dec. 10, 2012.  (CBS)

Snow On Tap For Chicago Area

If a few snowflakes help to put you in a more festive holiday mood, you may be in luck on Monday.


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Showers, Isolated Storms Possible Wednesday

Chicago residents should enjoy this afternoon’s relatively mild temperatures, as showers and storms are expected to roll in later this afternoon.


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Cool, Sunny, Afternoon Before Brief Warmup This Week

Cloudy conditions this morning will give way to a cool, clear afternoon, as slight winds push away the clouds.