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.
Threat Of More Snow After Second Nor'easterForecasters are tracking another coastal storm with the potential for snowfall in Virginia and West Virginia on Sunday into Monday.
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.
Rescue Teams Saving Horses, Dogs Stranded In Flooded NW IndianaSeveral horses and other animals have been rescued from flooded homes in Lake Station and Gary, Indiana, after the Deep River rose so high over the last few days that dozens of homes ended up completely surrounded by water.
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.
Ford Heights Schools Closed Due To FloodingCottage Grove School, Medgar Evers School, and Tidye A. Phillips School were closed as a result of the flooding in Ford Heights.
Heavy Rain Causing Some Flooded Basements And Streets In ChicagoAnyone who does have a flooded basement or notices standing water on the street should call 311 to report the issue.