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PHOTOS: Snowy Weather Cancels Flights, Snarls Traffic

AP | Posted 01.21.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Chicago officials worked Friday to prevent a repeat of last year's "snowmageddon," when a blizzard left hundreds of drivers stranded along ...

5 To 8 Inches Of Snow Expected To Fall Friday

Posted 01.20.2012 | Chicago

Frigid temperatures in the Chicago area gave way to as much as 8 expected inches of snowfall that began Friday morning. The National Weather Servic...

Snowfall Ends Early, But Bitter Cold Remains

Posted 01.13.2012 | Chicago

A winter storm warning for the Chicago area was called off six hours early, at 3 a.m., Friday, but the aftereffects of the city's first significant sn...

PHOTOS: The History Of Snow In Chicago

Posted 01.12.2012 | Chicago

Though Thursday's snowfall marked the first significant snowfall of Chicago's surprisingly mild winter, the maximum eight inches of snow expected to f...

Snow Causes Travel Headaches In Chicago

Posted 01.12.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's mild winter came to an abrupt end Thursday when the season's first significant snowstorm brought what could total as much as 8 inches of the...

Chicago's Mild Winter Continues, For Now

Posted 01.10.2012 | Chicago

Temperatures in Chicago could reached 50 degrees on Tuesday, and the mild winter streak that some Windy City residents can get used to will continue i...

No Snow Good For City's Budget, Bad For Some Businesses

Posted 12.30.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's mild winter-to-date has come as a relief to the city's Department of Streets and Sanitation, particularly when compared to last winter's sno...

A White Christmas Not Likely This Year

Posted 12.19.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's milder-than-usual winter is expected to continue at least through the end of the current week -- good news for procrastinating holiday shopp...

Snow! Finally!

Posted 12.09.2011 | Chicago

You may not be able to build a snowman, but the overnight precipitation did mark the first measurable snowfall of the season in Chicago -- which is on...

Still Without Snow In Chicago, One Suburb Improvises

Posted 12.08.2011 | Chicago

As Chicago approaches one of the longest snow-free Decembers in its history, possible flurries Thursday threaten to usher the city, finally, into the ...

City's Wait For Measurable Snowfall Should Be Over Soon

Posted 12.06.2011 | Chicago

Although numerous meteorologists have indicated that Chicago is in for a doozy of a snow-filled winter this season, measurable snowfall has continued ...

Cook County Officials Gear Up For Brutal Winter Weather

Posted 11.29.2011 | Chicago

As strong winds, rain and snow are already beginning to make a mark on Chicago, Cook County Homeland Security is gearing up for what they expect will ...

Snow Coming Wednesday?

Posted 01.09.2012 | Chicago

Chicago could see its first snowfall of the season late Wednesday as temperatures are expected to dip and rain could turn into snowflakes. Though t...

Possible Record-Breaking Snow: Sure, But Do We Want It? (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

There's much buzz in local meteorological circles Friday about the possibility of the snowiest February in the city's history. "Heavy snowfall misses ...

DEFROST: Chicagoans Celebrate Warmer Weather

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After a miserable, freezing, snowy few months, Chicagoans have busted out their sunglasses, running shoes and spring jackets--temperatures are above f...

Chicago Prepares For Brutal Cold As Snow Cleanup Continues

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As Chicago area residents cringed under an additional 2 to 4 inches of snow on Sunday and the promise of brutally cold temperatures this week, city cl...

City Says 'Dibs' Are Alright, Others Disagree

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Snow days are great and all, but for people looking to get back to school, work or just out of their house after a massive snowstorm--it can be a seri...

Daley: Lake Shore Drive 'Crisis' Handled Well, Overall

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Richard Daley says, overall, the city responded well to this week's blizzard and defended the decision to close the Lake...

Chicago Hit With Winter Weather

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicagoland woke up to blanket of white Saturday morning. Snowfall began late Friday night, leaving anywhere from a trace to up to 3 inches of snow...

Chicago Blizzard: Stranded On Lake Shore Drive

AP | DON BABWIN and LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Lindsey Wilson was on Lake Shore Drive, but she couldn't tell where. It was dark, and the snow swirling around the stranded bus made i...

PHOTOS: Chicago Digs Out After Third Biggest Snow Storm EVER

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The 20.2 inches of snow that fell by midday in Chicago made the storm the city's third-largest on record, with still more coming down. The storm was,...

2" Snow Parking Ban Kicks In, For First Time In Four Years

The Expired Meter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Drivers who normally park their cars on these affected streets should find a legal parking spot on a side street or a private parking lot or garage if...

LIVE BLOG: Dangerous Blizzard Hits Chicago

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The 20.2 inches of snow that fell by midday in Chicago made the storm the city's third-largest on record, with still more coming down. The storm was...

Midwest Braces For Massive Winter Storm

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

COLUMBIA, Mo. — A monster winter storm took aim at a third of the nation Monday, threatening to lay a potentially deadly path of heavy snow and ...

Double Dose Of Winter Starting This Afternoon

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the metropolitan Chicago area beginning at 4 p.m. Monday and lasting until 9 a.m...