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Brutal Cold Grips Chicago While More Snow Could Be Coming

Posted 12.12.2013 | Chicago

If you've been putting off buying a real winter coat or perhaps a sassy balaclava, it's officially time to bundle up, Chicago. Temperatures in the ...

City Sees Earliest Sub-Zero Temp In 18 Years, More Snow Coming

Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

Now this is what you call a "cold snap," LA. It's so bitterly cold outside in Chicago, it might come as a surprise to some to learn that it's techn...

Weekend Chill Coldest Weather City Has Seen Since January

Posted 11.25.2013 | Chicago

Yes, Chicago, it was really, really cold this weekend. In fact, that chilly blast was the coldest weather the city has seen in some 10 months. The ...

City's First Snow Of The Season Fell Tuesday

Posted 10.22.2013 | Chicago

Chicagoans awoke to a deep chill Tuesday morning with a freeze warning overnight and the possibility of early evening snowfall. That possibility t...

Snow, 'Graupel' Could Be In Chicago's Near Future

Posted 10.20.2013 | Chicago

Chicago just might be getting its first snowfall of the season next Monday. According to NBC Chicago, a mix of rain and some wet snow could fall Mo...

Snow Flurries Possible Later This Week

Posted 04.09.2013 | Chicago

Though the city has seen sun and spring-appropriate warmth in recent days, cold, winter-like weather may return by the week's end. According to the...

City Looking To Avoid Repeat Of 2011 Lake Shore Drive Disaster

AP | Posted 05.05.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Officials in Chicago are working to keep Lake Shore Drive safe as a snowstorm bears down. Chicago could get up to 10 inches of snow T...

Snow Storm Chicago's Biggest Since 2011 Blizzaster

Posted 03.06.2013 | Chicago

Updated story It was a snowy day in Chicago Tuesday -- the snowiest since 2011's blizzaster, in fact. Before the snow even started coming down T...

Up To 10 Inches Of Snow Bound For Chicago

Posted 03.04.2013 | Chicago

Nearly a foot of snow is expected to hit the Chicago area starting early Tuesday morning. Much of Northern Illinois is under a winter storm warning...

Chicago Hit With Heavy, Wet Snow -- Up To 7 Inches Possible

Posted 02.27.2013 | Chicago

The Chicago area was slammed Tuesday with its most significant snowfall of the winter so far. As of late Tuesday afternoon, snowfall totals ranged ...

Up To 6 Inches Of Snow Could Fall Tuesday

Posted 02.25.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Less than a week after it got its most significant snowfall so far this winter, the Chicago area is facing another winter storm watch...

Snowfall Ties City's Highest 1-Day Total This Season

Posted 02.22.2013 | Chicago

A storm system that dumped snow over the central Plains arrived in Chicago late Thursday evening, bringing with it some of the most significant snowfa...

Largest Snowfall Of Season Possible Beginning Thursday

Posted 02.20.2013 | Chicago

Good news for Chicagoans who've missed snow during this unusually dry winter: the city may get hit by its most significant amount of snowfall so far t...

Snow Cancels More Than 200 Flights At O'Hare

Posted 02.07.2013 | Chicago

Updated story It was expected to be a cold day filled with a swath of precipitation in Chicago on Thursday. And the storm system has delivered. ...

Chicago Hits A Record High 60 Degrees

Posted 01.29.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Following a Sunday that brought a strange mix of freezing rain and thundersnow -- OK, thundersleet -- to the Chicago area, the city h...

Chicago Gets Latest 1-Inch Snowfall Since (At Least) 1884

AP | Posted 01.26.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Chicago didn't get much snow Friday, but it was record-breaking nonetheless. The 1.1 inches that settled on Windy City streets and sidewal...

Snow Makes For Messy Commute, Ends City's Historic Snow 'Drought'

Posted 01.25.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Chicago awoke Friday to a dusting of light snow that, although less than an inch of snow was ultimately expected to fall, made a gian...

City Could, Finally, See An Inch Of Snowfall In 1 Day

Posted 01.24.2013 | Chicago

While parts of Chicago near or adjacent to Lake Michigan saw bursts of lake-effect snowfall Thursday, the city has so far continued its historic strea...

Chicago's About To Shatter A 72-Year Weather Record

Posted 01.07.2013 | Chicago

It's already been a mild winter of record-shattering proportions in Chicago -- and the weather records keep falling in the city. Unless at least an...

Many Get A White Christmas, More Snow On The Way Soon?

Posted 12.26.2012 | Chicago

Contrary to most weather forecasters' predictions, many Chicagoans got to experience a white Christmas on Tuesday. The snow began falling around 9 ...

City's Snowless Streak To Come To An End Thursday

Posted 12.20.2012 | Chicago

Updated story It is here, Chicago: the city's first snowstorm of the season entered into the area early Thursday evening, though it largely avoided...

'Blizzard-Like' Snow, Winds Possible Thursday In Chicago

Posted 12.19.2012 | Chicago

Chicago is finally expected to see its first snow of the season Thursday, accompanied with high winds that meteorologists are forecasting could create...

Thursday Storm Could Halt Record City's Snowless Streak

Posted 12.17.2012 | Chicago

Whether Chicagoans are rejoicing the mild weather or cursing the snowless holiday season, one thing can't be denied: the city has been flurry-free for...

Chicago May Break 18 Year Snowless Record

Posted 12.09.2012 | Chicago

In Chicago, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas--just not a white one. As of Sunday, the city is poised to break an 18-year record for mos...

Could Chicago See Its First Flurries Of The Season Soon?

Posted 10.25.2012 | Chicago

Snow -- yes, remember this? -- could fall in Chicago as early as Friday, shortly following an unseasonably warm spell. Tom Skilling, WGN meteorolog...