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April Snow Could Hit Chicago Next Week, And It’ll Be A Cool Weekend

April snow isn't extremely rare in Chicago. The average date of the last trace of snow is April 20.

Citywide

Snow Will Hit Monday Afternoon, And It’ll Be A Gray Week — But Sun And Warmth Are Coming This Weekend

A warm, sunny weekend with temperatures in the 50s is coming.

Citywide

Snow Expected Monday, And The City Will Cool Down This Weekend

Temperatures will fall into the 40s Friday — and the city will stay cold throughout the weekend.

Citywide

Dead Fish Are Piling Up In Chicago’s Ponds And Lagoons. Here’s What’s Going On

Temperature swings and heavy snow contributed to the fish die-off at the city's ponds and lagoons, according to Park District officials and freshwater biologists.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

60-Degree Weather Expected All This Week, But A Chillier Weekend Is Coming

It'll hit at least 60 degrees every day until Friday in Chicago.

Citywide

It’ll Be A Sunny Weekend — With 60-Degree Weather Monday

It could hit almost 50 Sunday, but even warmer weather is coming next week.

Citywide

Springs Kicks Off With A Sunny, Warm Week — And It’ll Hit Nearly 50 This Weekend

Monday marks the first day of meteorological spring — and with it is coming warmer, sunny, more spring-like weather.

Citywide

It’s Going To Be 50 And Sunny Saturday In Chicago

Sunny days in the 40s and 50s are expected all weekend — and during next week, too.

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It’s The Warmest Day Of The Year So Far — So Here’s How To Prevent Everything From Flooding

Even more nice weather is expected: Wednesday will be partly sunny with a predicted high of 40 degrees.

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The Big Melt Is Coming, Chicago: How To Prevent Flooding As Sunshine, Warmer Temperatures Finally Arrive

The week will be sunny — and it could even hit the 40s on Tuesday.

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More Snow Is Coming Sunday — But Then Chicago Will Warm Up Again

Chicagoans will soon have relief after weeks of cold weather and snow. Forty-degree temperatures are coming.

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Huge Icicles, Heavy Snow Or Ice Dams On Your Roof? Here’s What Experts Say You Should Do

Poor insulation that lets heat rise into attics and warm the roof is causing snow to melt — but if an ice dam has formed, that water can end up in your home.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

It Snowed For A Record 9 Straight Days — And More Is Coming

Another 2 inches of snow could fall during a storm that's expected to hit Chicago on Sunday.

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With Chicago Snowed In, Some Residents Want To Know: Why Isn’t There A Citywide Sidewalk Shoveling Service?

Chicagoans are largely on their own when it comes to digging out of their homes after snowstorms, which is harder for older residents and people with disabilities. A municipal shoveling effort would help erase that inequality, supporters say.

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More Snow Expected Wednesday, Thursday — And It’ll Break A 137-Year-Old Chicago Record

Chicago's record for most consecutive days with snow is nine, set in 1884. But the city's on pace to see 11 consecutive days of snow if it falls as expected Wednesday and Thursday.

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Here Are Chicago’s Snowiest Winters Of All Time (We’re Not There Yet)

The notorious winter of 1978-1979 remains the snowiest winter we've seen, with 89.7 inches falling.

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Chicago Public Schools Cancels In-Person Classes Tuesday As Snow Continues To Pummel City

All Pre-K and cluster students and their teachers will stay home for remote learning Tuesday.

Citywide

Chicago Could Get Another Foot Of Snow During Storms Monday, Tuesday

Traveling will be "dangerous" during the storms, and it could feel as cold as 20 below in the city, according to the National Weather Service.

Citywide

Dig Out Your Garbage, Recycle Carts After Snowstorms — Or Crews Can’t Get To Them, City Says

People should also clear their sidewalks so everyone can safely travel, according to the city.

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More Snow, 30-Below-Zero Cold Could Hit Chicago This Weekend

The city's deep cold spell is expected to continue over the weekend and into next week, with Saturday night and Sunday predicted to see the worst of the cold.

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