Heavy Snow Making For Treacherous Morning Commute; 'Not A Good Time To Be Out On The Roads'With heavy snow blanketing the Chicago area, and drifting snow making a difficult job even tougher for snow plows, authorities say people should stay home if they can, and use public transportation if possible if they do have to go anywhere.
Frigid Temperatures To Follow This Morning's Snow And Freezing RainFreezing rain overnight is turning into snow across much of the Chicago area, as temperatures begin to plunge, with an arctic blast of frigid temperatures moving in.
Chicago Weather Forecast: Winter Weather Advisory With Mix Of Rain, Sleet, And SnowTuesday’s temperatures might feel like a significant improvement over Monday’s bitter cold, but a mix of freezing rain and snow is moving in later in the day, which could make for a messy and dangerous afternoon commute.
Chicago Public Schools Open Monday Amid Winter Storm WarningThe Chicago Public Schools will be open Monday, according to CEO Janice Jackson.
Chicago Forecast: Winter Storm Warning, 8-12 Inches PossibleEd Curran says even if Chicago is not hit by the blizzard, the storm could be a disruptive and dangerous when winds pick up.
Weather Watch: Forecast For Sunday's Winter StormParts of the northwest suburbs could see 8″ to 12″ of snow while southern suburbs could see less than 2″.
Winter Storm Forecast Improving; Nearly 7 Inches Today, 10+ By SundayA winter storm warning now is set to expire at noon for most of the Chicago area, nine hours earlier than originally planned.
Road Crews, Airports Prepare For Daylong Snowstorm That Could Dump 10+ InchesThe National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning, in effect from Thursday evening through Friday evening across most of northern Illinois.
Winter Storm To Bring More Snow, Then Bitter ColdWith several more inches of snow possible over the next few days, the people who keep the highways clear said they’re ready for a busy weekend.
Streets And Sanitation Enter Phase 3, With 287 Snow Plows On StreetsThe city has upgraded its snow-fighting plan to a Phase Three, putting 287 plows on the streets.
Residents Shovel, City Plows To Keep Up With SnowfallThe snow started falling Saturday afternoon and many homeowners have been shoveling, trying to keep the snow from piling up.