New Polar Satellite System To Bring More Accurate Weather ForecastsThe Joint Polar Satellite System will give meteorologists key weather information about hurricanes, floods, blizzards, and other extreme conditions.
Chicago Wakes Up To Record Cold, Snow FlurriesThe temperature at O’Hare reached a low of 18 around 4 a.m., tying the lowest official Nov. 10 temperature recorded in Chicago in 1986.
Winter Is Coming: First Freeze Of Season Reported At O’HareThe temperature at O’Hare, the city’s official recording site, dipped to 32 degrees early Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
Overnight Frost Advisory In Effect For Illinois, Wisconsin, IndianaThe National Weather Service issued Wednesday a Frost Advisory for parts of Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana from 1 a.m. to 8 a.m. Thursday.
Chance Of Snow Amid Rainy Wednesday MorningThere’s a slight chance of snow flurries mixed in with the rain before 9 a.m., but it’s unlikely that the city will see any snow. If any snow develops at all, it will probably happen in the Rockford area.
Wetter Weather Coming This Winter"We're looking at better chances for seeing wetter than normal precipitation for the winter months. That's looking at December, January and February."
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.