This would be one of the five strongest El Ninos since 1950, so, Mary Kay Kleist decided to take a look back to see what previous El Nino winters could tell us about winter in Chicago this year.
CBS 2’s Megan Glaros says there may be a few surprises ahead.
While temperatures will climb above freezing later on Tuesday, the rain will stick around for the afternoon commute.
Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.
The sisters of Fraternite Notre Dame feed 200 homeless people each day and make home visits to bedridden patients. Now they are in need of help. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
And yet that’s happening to some Skokie residents, as the big chill descends. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
With the kind of weather forecast for this week it’s definitely time to start paying attention to cold weather dangers.
An autopsy found Debra Trogtman died of heart disease, and listed hypothermia due to cold exposure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as secondary factors, the medical examiner’s office said.
The bitter blast is finally loosening its grip on the Chicago area. We are up from the negative digits to single digits at least.
The bitter cold is creating plenty of opportunities for car thieves who are finding easy pickings as people leave their vehicles running to warm up. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports Hammond police are still sorting out a series of thefts that occurred Friday.
Cindy Uribe is a home health care nurse from Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. On Thursday, she was checking on 82-year-old Jack Gallo, one of her regular patients.
The heartiest workers still find the time to take smoke breaks outside.
A blast of cold weather has the Chicago area bracing for sub zero temperatures and dangerous wind chills.
With temperatures plunging Monday, CBS 2’s Jim Williams spent the day with people who have no choice but to endure the cold.
Many of us complain about it, but plow drivers love this weather.
Metra says it’s putting into practice, everything it learned during last year’s Polar Vortex which created long and repeated delays for commuters, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Not nearly a white Christmas, and now a snow-less New Year’s Eve. It is fine for some, but not everyone.
You may like the fact there’s been little or no snow in the area this month, but not everyone does.
Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.