Navy Pier Preps For Thousands Of Fourth Of July Holiday Visitors"We have a Navy Pier alert system that we have in place that's new and we've been implementing and testing internally and it's working well. Our intercom is now working pier-wide and we can make announcements on that."
Severe Weather Preparedness GuideYou can join the CBS 2 Weather Watch team for Safety Days at Meijer today in Highland, Indiana. You’ll be able to purchase a NOAA radio at a special price, and get free Duracell batteries, plus sign up for a free smoke alarm installed by the American Red Cross.
Chicago Weather: Another Chance For Severe Storms Tuesday NightA day after heavy rains, and even a tornado, left homes flooded and property damaged, there is another threat of severe weather coming for Chicago.
After Devastating Storms, Naperville Offers Free Leaf Pick-Up On SaturdayAhead of Tuesday's night's anticipated rains, the city is asking residents to make sure surrounding storm drains are clear.
Severe Weather To Hit The Chicago Area Monday AfternoonWith the severe weather, there is a chance of flooding and heavy winds. The thunderstorms are set to roll in around noon and continue through the afternoon.
Chicago Weather: Strong Storms Roll Across Chicago AreaA narrow band of powerful storms swept over the Chicago area Saturday afternoon, bringing wind gusts of up to 60 mph, prompting a warning for sailors on Lake Michigan.
Chicago Weather: Powerful Storms, Hail Hit Western Suburbs; At Least One Funnel Cloud SpottedPowerful storms moved through the western and southwestern suburbs early Thursday afternoon, setting off tornado warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings, and bringing heavy rain, some hail, and at least one apparent sighting of a funnel cloud.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temperatures Followed By Gusty Winds, Possible Hail Thursday EveningA strong storm system is moving out of the Plains and into the Midwest Thursday, bringing a wide range of temperatures and the possibility of strong to severe storms.
Chicago Weather: Severe Storms Roll Through Area, Possible Tornado In IndianaThe Chicago area was hit a wave of fast-moving strong storms--dropping large hail, downing trees and causing tornado-like damage in Indiana.
Saturday Tornadoes Tear Through Central And Southern IllinoisThe National Weather Service is investigating reports of at least 12 tornadoes passing through communities south of Springfield.
Millions Prep For Flooding As Tropical Storm Gordon Eyes MidwestOvernight, Tropical Storm Gordon hit the Gulf Coast, dumping rain and powerful winds of 70 mph on three states, spawning tornadoes and kicking up heavy surf in its wake.
Hurricane Warnings Issued In Alabama, Mississippi As Tropical Storm Gordon ApproachesGordon is on track to become the first tropical storm to make landfall in the U.S. this season. Warnings are up in Alabama and Mississippi.
Streets Flooded Near O'Hare Airport, Flights DelayedThe pop-up storms created a free for all on the way to O’Hare Monday. Some people opted to get out of their cars in an effort to get to the airport on time for their flights.
Lightning Causes Damage In Chicago And Surrounding SuburbsHeavy rain and damaging lightning left a trail of damage throughout Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.
Tens Of Millions Face Flooding Threat Across Midwest More heavy rain is coming to the Midwest, an area already waterlogged after powerful weekend storms. Tens of millions face the threat of flooding, with forecasters predicting the storm system will stall over the region.