Chicago Weather: A Look Back At Brutal Cold Weather Of January, 2019While Chicagoans endure yet another gloomy day, it beats last year – when it was so cold that wind chills plunged to 50 below zero.
CBS 2 Vault: The Warmest And Coldest Chicago Christmases On Record, In Back-To-Back YearsChicago got quite the Christmas gift back in 1982 – in the form of a record-setting warm day that remains unbeaten 37 years later. A year later, Chicago saw the opposite extreme.
City Of Chicago Prepares To Protect Most At-Risk Residents During Deep FreezeThe City of Chicago is enlisting 100 ministers to be foot soldiers in the fight against the cold. They've been asked to do well-being checks and to open their churches as warming centers.
Wind Chills To Reach -30 Friday Morning, Next Week Could Bring Record-Breaking ColdA Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for the Chicago area until noon Friday.
Chicago Wakes Up To Record Cold, Snow FlurriesThe temperature at O’Hare reached a low of 18 around 4 a.m., tying the lowest official Nov. 10 temperature recorded in Chicago in 1986.
Global Temperatures Up, But Chicago Stuck With Record ColdGlobal temperatures have reached a record high in 2015 – but, not surprisingly, Chicagoans aren’t feeling the same warmth.
After Setting Two Records For Cold, Brief Respite On The Way For ChicagoAfter breaking two records for extreme cold on Thursday, the double digit temperatures expected by Friday afternoon should seem downright mild by comparison.
Arctic Conditions Break Feb. 19 Record For Cold In ChicagoAround 6:20 a.m., the temperature at O’Hare National Airport dropped to 8 below zero, breaking the previous Feb. 19 record of 7 below, set in 1936, according to the National Weather Service.
Arctic Conditions Wednesday And Thursday Could Set Record For ColdA mass of arctic air will send temperatures plunging into the single digits during the day Wednesday and Thursday, and below zero at night both days. Thursday’s high will be only about 5 degrees, which would break a record set in 1936, when the high temperature was 9 degrees on Feb. 19.
Potential For Record-Setting Cold This WeekOK, parents, listen up.
Cold Snap To Linger Until The WeekendThe Chicago area has a frigid week ahead, with temperatures not expected to climb out of the 20s until Saturday, except a brief chance of flirting with 30 on Wednesday.
Snow Falls As High Temperatures Hover Near Record LowsThe high at 7:15 a.m. was expected to be 47 degrees -- one degree lower than the lowest high set on Oct. 4, 1935, National Weather Service Meteorologist Kevin Donofrio said.
The Coldest Days Ever In Chicago This cold snap seems bad, but it doesn't even come close to the coldest days ever in Chicago--or even December.