Rain prospects rise Thursday following air quality alert

Yesterday at 10PM by WGN Team
last night as the storm complex approached Valparaiso lots of vertical activity behind a shelf cloud

Approaching cold front to bring showers Thursday

Yesterday at 8PM by Paul Dailey

Air Quality Alert in effect Wednesday for a good portion of the Chicago area and northwest Indiana

Yesterday at 3PM by Paul Dailey

Current Metro and Regional weather radar

Yesterday at 3PM by Paul Dailey

Moderate temps in coming days; new hot spell next week

07|25|16 by WGN Team
Right before the crazy storms began on Sunday July 24.

After wet weekend, Chicago area dries out

07|25|16 by Paul Dailey

Blistering heat & stifling humidities Sunday fuel the area’s 8th outbreak of thunderstorms since late weekend; downpours have produced 4-6″ rain over the past week in hardest hit locations, more than falls in a full July; spectacular viewer pictures catalog the storms

07|24|16 by Tom Skilling
This photo was taken a short time ago on the Whiting, IN lakefront. We took a drive with our kids to enjoy this wondrous light storm. I rolled down the window and tried to juxtapose the sunset with the storm clouds over the lake when this this bolt struck! The energy was incredible! We could feel it's electrifying ferocity! Wow!

Excess Heat – then severe storms hit Sunday

07|24|16 by Paul Dailey

Nearly perfect atmospheric conditions for severe weather

07|24|16 by WGN Team

How is the city’s official dew point measured?

Yesterday at 10PM by Steve Kahn
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Harmless “cold air funnels” sighted Downstate

Yesterday at 8PM by Steve Kahn

7-day forecast: Temps in 80s; some rain possible

Yesterday at 4PM by Jim Ramsey
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