Chicago Weather Forecast: Record-Breaking Cold Arrives In Chicago, As Temps Plunge To -23°Record-breaking cold has arrived in Chicago, with temperatures the lowest they've been since 1985, plunging to -22° by 6 a.m., with possibly colder weather still coming.
Chicago Weather Forecast: A Deep Freeze Danger Has Extreme Cold Settling In, With Wind Chills Approaching 55 Below At NightChicago is on high alert as we head into the worst deep freeze in recent memory.
Expert Says Common Heating Practices In Cold Weather Can Cause Your Furnace To MalfunctionAs the temperatures continue to plummet, you may think you're taking the right steps to keep your home warm, but experts say common heating practices may do more harm than good.
Retirement Community Prepares For Worst Case During Extreme ColdA local retirement community is preparing for the worst case scenario in case power goes out.
Washington Park Apartment Building Residents Say Their Heat, Hot Water Have Been Out For MonthsResidents at one Washington Park building say they have been without heat or hot water for months, and they feel neglected and scared ahead of this week's deep freeze.
Weather Forecast: Wind Chill Warning Issued, Feels Like Temp Of 55 Below PossibleA wind chill warning has been issued for the Chicago area and Northwest Indiana as temperatures are expected to plunge to 20 below zero on Tuesday night and not rise above zero until Thursday.
Suburban Chicago Police Department Cancels Crime Due To ColdDue to the extreme cold expected this week, one suburban Chicago police department has 'canceled' crime.
Chicago Public Schools Cancels Classes Wednesday Due To Extreme ColdChicago Public schools has cancels classes for Wednesday due to extreme cold, according to a release from CPS.
What Happens To Your Body In The Extreme Cold? Beware Of Hypothermia, FrostbiteThe best advice for avoiding the adverse affects of the extreme cold gripping the Chicago area this week is to stay indoors, but if you must venture out in the sub-zero temperatures, experts say to avoid frostbite and hypothermia by dressing in layers and covering exposed skin.
Dangerously Cold Weather Grips Chicago AreaA frigid blast of Arctic air has plunged wind chills so low, it has made it dangerous to go outside for an extended period of time.
Chicago Area Braces For Sub-Zero Temps A blast of cold weather has the Chicago area bracing for sub zero temperatures and dangerous wind chills.
Frigid Week Ahead As Snow Ends In Chicago AreaAs skies cleared and plows worked to clear streets and highways of the latest round of snow, a fresh round of frigid weather was settling in on the Chicago area Tuesday morning.
CPS Cancels Classes Again For Tuesday Due To Intense ColdFor the second day in a row, Chicago Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday due to the extreme cold. The closure includes CPS sports and after-school programs.
Chiberia Part 2: Deep Freeze To Last Through WednesdayTemperatures more suited for the North Pole are returning to the Chicago area, and will leave the region in a deep freeze for the next 2 ½ days, similar to the arctic blast we endured three weeks ago.
Deep Freeze Continues; So Do Icy Road Conditions, Travel DelaysFrigid conditions in the Chicago area continued to create problems for drivers, commuters, and air travelers, leaving passengers stuck at the airport, and even stranded on Amtrak trains headed to Chicago.