Record Warmth For Chicago As Temps Soar Past 80The first weekend of spring in Chicago got off to a record start, as the temperature rocketed past 80 degrees Friday afternoon.
Spring Has Sprung In Chicago; Welcome Back To The 70sFriday’s weather offered a perfect start to the weekend in Chicago, as temperatures soared into the 70s.
Lake Effect Snow Warning Continues For Chicago Area, Northwest IndianaThe Lake Effect Snow Warning issued Monday morning by the National Weather Service remains in effect for the Chicagoland area.
Snow Totals For March 14, 2017Here are the snow totals reported to the National Weather Service for snow that fell between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday:
Lake Effect Snow Blankets Chicago, Causing Mess For Roads And AirportsHeavy lake effect snow created near-whiteout conditions in part of the Chicago area on Tuesday, threatening to dump up to 10 more inches on top of Monday’s snow.
Lake Effect Snow Warning In Effect Monday Night Into Tuesday For ChicagoThe National Weather Service issued Monday morning a Lake Effect Snow Warning for the Chicagoland area.
Snow Totals For March 13, 2017Chicago saw its first significant snowfall in nearly three months overnight, but the heaviest snow hit north and west of the city. Here are the snow totals reported to the National Weather Service as of 9:30 a.m. Monday:
First Big Snow In 3 Months; More Than 500 Flights Canceled In ChicagoWith the first significant snowfall in Chicago in nearly three months, airlines have cancelled more than 500 flights at O'Hare and Midway airports Monday morning.
Snow Trucks Sent To Clear Streets Ahead Of Morning RushMore than 200 snow trucks were deployed across Chicago early Thursday as forecasters predicted snow showers throughout the morning.
Illinois River Was No Obstacle For Deadly EF-3 Tornado That Hit Naplate: ExpertThe tornado at its most intense was moving at 155 mph. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Cleanup, Repairs Begin After Tornadoes Leave 1 Dead In LaSalle CountyThe National Weather Service was sending out teams to confirm reports of seven tornados touching down Tuesday afternoon and evening in LaSalle County, killing at least one person, and leaving behind extensive damage.
Another Record For February: 6 Consecutive Days In The 60sChicago might not match the record for warmest Feb. 22 on record on Wednesday, but the city did set a different one: the longest stretch of 60-plus temperatures ever recorded in meteorological winter in the city.