Chicago Weather: Rain Shaft Forms Over Lake Michigan During Sunday StormsIt might have looked like a water spout, but a weather phenomenon that appeared in the middle of Lake Michigan on Sunday was actually called a rain shaft.
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.
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Amid Wet Spring, Flooded Illinois Farms Falling Behind On Planting CropsIllinois farmers are in a fight with Mother Nature, and from the looks of it, they are on the losing end.
Familiar But Unwelcome Flooding For Drivers In Orland ParkSouthwest Highway has once again turned into a waterway -- one of several south suburban roads currently flooded.
Chicago Weather: Flooding Concerns Mount; Up To 6 Inches Of Rain Already This Week, With More On The WayWith more than 5 inches of rain already in some areas, the wet weather is making it pretty miserable in the western and southwestern suburbs and northwest Indiana.
Four Days Of Rain: As Much As 6 Inches In Northwest Indiana, More Than 5 Inches In SuburbsHere are the 96-hour rain totals for the Chicago area as of 7 a.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Chicago Weather: 24-Hour Rain Totals As Of Wednesday Morningt's been a wet start to the week for Chicago, with more rain on the way. In just the past 24 hours, up to 3 inches of rain fell in northwest Indiana, and up to 2.8 inches fell in the western suburbs.
Chicago Weather: Persistent Rain Flooding Roads Across City And SuburbsIt’s been a soggy start to the morning for Chicago area commuters, with lots of delays and detours due to persistent rain that left many roads flooded.
Chicago Weather: Heavy Downpours, ThunderstormsSome areas could get 1.5 to 2.5 inches of rain Tuesday into Wednesday.
Chicago Weather: Rain And Thunderstorms Expected Most Of This WeekIt’s going to be a soggy week for Chicago. Not only is it expected to rain most of the day on Monday, showers and storms are expected through the next few days as well.
Chicago Weather: Several Inches Of Snow Possible On SaturdayJust when it seemed like spring was finally here to stay, Old Man Winter plans to rear his ugly head this weekend, with several inches of snow possible in Chicago on Saturday.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temperatures, Scattered Showers Possible Monday EveningAs Chicagoans enjoy temperatures in the 70s, there is a chance of scattered rain showers Monday evening.
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.