Riverwalk Restaurants Expected To Reopen After FloodingCity crews spent much of the day Monday power-washing the Riverwalk, after it was coated in grime from flooding due to record-setting rain.
National Weather Service Alerts To Be More User FriendlyWeather service communicates not just with local government and radio and t.v. stations but says NWS's Chris Miller in Lincoln, directly with you.
Record September Heat Wave Enters 7th Day For ChicagoChicago’s heat wave might soon come to an end, but it had one more record to break on Tuesday, as the temperature hit 91 at O’Hare, marking the seventh day in a row of unprecedented heat.
Funnel Clouds Possible Across Northern Illinois Monday AfternoonFunnel clouds are a possibility across Northern Illinois Monday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service Chicago.
Dangerous Waves Claim 2 Lives On Chicago's LakefrontA man died after being pulled from the water near Oak Street Beach; making him the second victim to die in rough waters in the past 24-hours.
‘Life-Threatening’ Waves, Rip Currents Lead To Swim Warning And BansIt’s not the greatest beach weather anyway, with lakefront temperatures hovering around 70 and strong north winds, but those hitting the sand the next couple of days are being warned to stay out of the water.
As Fox River Waters Continue To Rise, Evacuations Still PossibleDays of anxiety are coming to a head, as people living along the Fox River are bracing for the water to crest.
Gov. Rauner Delcares Disaster Status For Lake, McHenry And Kane CountiesGov. Bruce Rauner made a state disaster declaration for Lake, McHenry, and Kane counties, as a result of major flooding.
Fox River And Des Plaines River Approaching Record Flood LevelsIn many northern suburbs, residents already are stressed to the max trying to protect their homes and belongings from the floods.
Rain Gone, But Northern Suburbs Still Inundated By FloodsMany areas in the north suburbs remained flooded Thursday morning, and rivers were still rising, leaving businesses and homeowners on alert.
Northern Suburbs Hit Hard By Heavy Rains, FloodingIn Mundelein, it seemed at times like piling on; everything from rain, high winds, thunder and lightning, and hail.
Massive Tree Falls On Oak Lawn Home During ThunderstormsIt was a close call for a family in southwest suburban Oak Lawn, when a large tree came crashing down on their home during a thunderstorm.