Megan Glaros

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.


Seven Day Forecast 192013

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.


Weather Forecast

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.


Weather 10_17_2012

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.


(Credit: CBS)

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.



Rainy, Possibly Stormy, Weekend Ahead

A gloomy forecast for the weekend, with showers, and possibly some severe thunderstorms on Saturday.


Temperatures in Chicago at midday Wednesday, October 10, 2012. (CBS)

Crisp, Clear Days Ahead For Chicago

A chilly, cloudless day greeted Chicagoans on Wednesday, and fall colors are nearing the peak stage.


Temperatures at midday on Wednesday, Oct. 9. (CBS)

Rain Likely Tonight As Cold Front Moves In

Clouds are beginning to take over Chicago’s skyline on Tuesday, with rain expected tonight.


Cold Front To Bring Big Temperature Swing

A cold front bearing down on Chicago will send temperatures plummeting on Friday.


Umbrellas were required on Wednesday morning. (CBS)

Weather To Take Turn For Worse Later In Week

Scattered showers for the rest of today will give way to a nice, warm, sunny Thursday–but that won’t last into the weekend.


Snow In Barrington

Relatively Moderate Winter Forecast For Chicago

A new long-range forecast is out for the upcoming winter. What will that mean for Chicago?


The remnants of Hurricane Isaac is making its way north. Radar image as of 11:15 a.m. (CBS)

Heat To Give Way To Rain For Weekend

Excessive heat on Friday will turn to soaking rains for the Chicago area, thanks to the leftovers of Hurricane Isaac.



Near Record Temps, Then Rain Possible Over Weekend

While we won’t break a temperature record today, highs will hit the low- to mid-90s today and Friday, followed by a possible visit from the remnants of Hurricane Issac this weekend.


(CBS File Photo)

Chicago Temps Match Record At 102; Heat Wave To Last Through Friday

Chicago matched a 101-year-old record on Wednesday, as the official temperature hit 102 degrees in the city.


Storms: North Side Lakefront

Severe Storms Sweep Across Chicago Area Friday

Following a day of triple-digit heat, the Chicago area is seeing some strong thunderstorms today.



Chance Of Isolated Shower This Afternoon, Cooler Temps Tuesday

Chances of widespread rain today appear to be dwindling–with some isolated showers possible later this afternoon as a cool front moves across the area.



Spring Temperatures To Stick Around For Another Day

Today’s warming trend will continue tomorrow with spring-like temperatures more typical in late April or May.


Friday Weather

Cloudy Skies, But Above Average Temperatures For Rest Of Day

Cloud cover has replaced the intense sunshine of the morning hours, but temperatures will still be above average for the rest of the day Friday.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2012

Snow In Daley Plaza

Snow To Sweep Into Chicago Area Overnight

The unseasonably warm stretch of weather will come to an end this weekend, with some snowfall and falling temperatures.