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Remnants Of Isaac Could Mess With Chicago’s Holiday Weekend

Hurricane Isaac could affect the Labor Day holiday in the Chicago area with heavy rain.

08/29/2012

Storm

July 2011: From Third Driest To Second Wettest In One Weekend

Going into the weekend, this was the third driest July on record, dominated by a week of sunny, sweltering days where the temperature exceeded 100 degrees in some areas.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

Flooding in Park Ridge (CBS)

‘Incredible’ Amount Of Rain Falls; Area Deals With Storm

It’s officially the rainiest day since they began keeping records in 1871, according to the National Weather Service.

07/23/2011

Lighting Bolt/Strike Generic (Photo credit: ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekend Storms, Hail Usher In A Hot And Humid Monday

More thunderstorms could produce very heavy rainfall and even quarter-sized hail early Sunday morning, leading into another rainy, cloudy day.

05/28/2011

Tuesday Rain

Flash Flood Watch Issued For Chicago

The showers and thunderstorms that moved into the Chicago area Wednesday are expected to continue, prompting a flash flood watch to be issued.

05/25/2011

April 18 Snow

Looking Back On A Wet, Miserable April

Conditions are sunny and May flowers are in bloom at last, and with bone-chilling rain, overcast skies and even a late-season snowstorm, few in Chicago were likely sorry to see April go.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Tuesday Rain

Illinois Gets Record April Rainfall

A new record for April rainfall has been set in Illinois. This month beats the previous record of 7.13 inches set in 1957.

04/30/2011

Photo Of Autumn Leaves (John Cody/WBBM Photo)

Yes, It Was A Warm October

It was dry too in some areas of Illinois.

11/04/2010