Officials Offer Heat Safety Tips As Temperatures RiseCBS 2 meteorologist Ed Curran says despite scattered showers that'll appear on Wednesday and Thursday, temperatures will be in the mid to upper 80s with plenty of high humidity.
Storms Moving In; Hot, Humid Afternoon On TapSome potentially strong thunderstorms were bearing down on the Chicago area Thursday morning, and could bring torrential rain, frequent lightning strikes, and winds of up to 50 mph.
Kids' Summer Camps Take Extra Steps To Keep Cool Amid Heat AdvisoryCBS 2’s Susanna Song visited an all-girls summer camp in Uptown to see how they’re dealing with the heat and humidity.
High Temps Bring Warnings About Heat, Opening Fire HydrantsThe heat and humidity could reach dangerous levels in the Chicago area this week, and could bring heat indexes of 100 degrees or higher for the next four days.
More Storms Coming This AfternoonA round of storms overnight ripped down some trees in the Chicago area, and more storms hit the area just in time for the morning rush.
Pouring Rain Gone For Now, But Storms Coming WednesdayIf you’re an early-shifter, you might have gotten drenched by pouring rain on the way to work Tuesday. You won’t have that problem again for the rest of the day. But you’d be well advised to bring your umbrella with you on Wednesday.
Heat, Humidity To Dominate Until Storms Saturday NightHeat and humidity will dominate this first day of Lollapalooza, although a lake breeze will make conditions more tolerable.
90-Degree Heat, High Humidity For Afternoon, Possible Storms For SomeYet again, the stifling heat is building in Chicago, with an afternoon of 90-degree heat and increasing humidity on tap.
Unlimited Sunshine, Low Humidity For The Rest Of The DayConditions will be sunny and comfortable with low humidity Wednesday, but look for the blazing heat to return as the weekend approaches.
Chicago Falls Just Shy Of Record For HeatThe temperature is once again expected to rise to 100 degrees on Tuesday, and a heat advisory is in effect for the whole area.
Another Sweltering Day; Storms Possible Later In AfternoonIt’s yet another sweltering day Monday, and more storms could be coming just a day after a quick round of thunderstorms wreaked havoc on the area.
Warm, Calm And Dry Thursday, But Sticky Heat On Tap For The WeekendConditions will be undeniably beautiful for the rest of the day Thursday, but break out the gym shorts and Gatorade this weekend, as steamy heat settles in.
Sunny And Cool Again, But Look For Heat And Humidity Come The WeekendTemperatures will be sunny, but cool, for the rest of the day Tuesday – and once again, temperatures will not exceed the 60s along the lakefront.
Storms, Heat To Sweep In Over Next 2 DaysMultiple rounds of storms are set to push through the Chicago area Tuesday and Wednesday, as the temperature climbs to 90 degrees.