High Winds Take Out Trees; Willis Tower & Hancock Center Decks ClosedWind gusts of up to 55 mph were recorded at O'Hare International Airport on Wednesday, and a wind advisory was in effect until 6 p.m.
Windy Wednesday Expected After Tuesday StormsHold on to your hats, Chicago. On the heels of Tuesday night’s thunderstorms, strong winds have started blowing through Chicago, and were expected to continue buffeting the area through Wednesday evening.
Spring Temperatures On Friday Could Set Record For WarmthThe calendar might say February, but it will feel more like early May in Chicago on Friday, as temperatures flirt with record highs.
High Wind Advisory In Effect For Chicago AreaThe National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the Chicago area that is in effect until 3 a.m.
Strong Winds To Continue Through Thursday P.M.; Lighter But Still Strong FridayGusts of up to 50 mph were measured across the Chicago area overnight, with some gusts as strong as 64 mph over the lake.
Chicago Skyway Reopens After Closure Due To High Winds, DebrisWhipping winds have prompted officials to shut down part of the Chicago Skyway due to dangerous debris, as a strong fall storm has also knocked down trees and power lines across the area.
High Wind Advisory In Effect For Chicago Area A high wind advisory went into effect at 6 p.m. for the Chicago area as strong thunderstorms storms approach the area.
Fall Storm System To Bring Strong Winds, ThunderstormsA mild and sunny start to the day on Wednesday will give way to a strong fall storm that will bring damaging winds to most of Illinois.
Wind Advisory Issued For Chicago AreaHold on to your hats. Chicago will live up to its nickname as the Windy City on Tuesday, with gusts of up to 50 miles per hour.
Chicago Area Surfers Happy To Hang Ten For HalloweenLake Michigan was putting on a dramatic show Friday, and forecasters said waves could peak at more than 20 feet. That's drawing surfers eager to catch a few waves, no matter how cold it might be.
Today’s Forecast (10/31/14): Wind, Rain, Snow For HalloweenThe first – and perhaps worst – trick for Chicagoans this Halloween just might be the wicked weather.
High Winds Persist; Flood Risk Continues For Some RiversHigh winds have subsided a bit since Thursday’s storm, when four tornadoes might have touched down in central Illinois, but dangerous winds will persist through the afternoon, and gusts of up to 45 mph are likely on Friday.