First Half Of April Was 4th Coldest On Record For ChicagoLast night’s snow capped one of the coldest starts to April on record for the Chicago area.
Snow Totals, April 15-16, 2018The following are snowfall totals for the Chicago area, as of 7 a.m., reported by the National Weather Service from the winter storm overnight.
Cubs Postpone Home Opener At Snowy Wrigley FieldThe Friendly Confines aren't quite so friendly ahead of the Cubs' home opener on Monday, with a dusting of snow coating the field overnight, prompting the team to push back the game against the Pirates by an hour.
CTA Keeping Heat Lamps Later Than Usual On As Cold Snap PersistsChicago feels more like winter than spring this week, with a mixture of rain and snow in the forecast.
Latest Nor'Easter Prompts Hundreds Of Flight Cancellations In ChicagoWith the fourth nor’easter in three weeks hitting the East Coast, airlines have cancelled more than 200 flights in at Chicago’s airports.
FEMA To Begin Flood Damage Assessments In 3 Illinois Counties MondayState and federal authorities will tour three Illinois counties next week, to assess damage from February floods that destroyed or severely damaged more than 120 homes.
Hundreds Of Flights Cancelled Amid Third Nor'Easter In Two WeeksEast Coast airports were mobbed with travelers trying to get out ahead of the storm.
Wintry Mix Leaves Dusting Of Snow In Some Parts Of Chicago AreaThe far northern suburbs got up to 2 inches of snow overnight, but plows and salt trucks kept roads and expressways clear overnight.
Rain Totals For Feb. 18-21, 2018A soggy start to the week proved to be the second largest February rain event on record for the Chicago area, with some rivers nearing or reaching record levels thanks to multiple rounds of heavy rain from Sunday night through Wednesday morning.
Flooding Woes Continue For Lake Station, IndianaA voluntary evacuation order has been issued in Lake Station, and at least 25 homes have followed officials’ recommendation and gotten out.
Marseilles Orders Evacuations As Illinois River FloodsCity officials said the mandatory evacuation order affects homes south of the Illinois & Michigan Canal, and east of Main Street.
Flood Threats Continue For Chicago Area Rivers After Storms EndFlood warnings and advisories remained in effect for many Chicago area rivers Wednesday morning, as water continued to rise in the wake of heavy rains and melting snow across the region.