Chicago Weather: High Winds, Snow On The WayA Lakeshore Flood Advisory is in effect due to high winds causing high waves. 
Chicago Weather: 12-Foot Waves On Lake Michigan; Cool Temperatures To Give Way To Warm Easter WeekendAccording to the National Weather Service, wind gusts of up to 45 mph are expected throughout the day, producing waves of 8 to 12 feet.
'Epic' Waves Hammer Chicago Lakefront; 'The Lake Is Really Dangerous'Strong winds are creating big waves on Lake Michigan this morning, prompting a lakeshore flood advisory and gale warning through early this afternoon.
High Winds, Waves Shut Down Lakefront TrailDangerous conditions along Lake Shore Drive have led Chicago Park District staff to shut down the lakefront trail.
Cool, Windy Weather Heading Into Weekend, Warmer Temps Next WeekThe cool, windy weather that has had Chicagoans bundling up in sweaters and jackets most of the week was expected to continue through Saturday, before temperatures start returning to normal early next week.
High Waves Prompt Lakeshore Flood AdvisoryThe National Weather Service issued a lakeshore flood advisory for Cook County, and Lake and Porter counties in northwest Indiana, until 1 p.m. Chicago time.
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.