Chicago's winter that wasn't

You call that a winter? Aside from some tough days in January, most of this winter was mild and snow free in Chicago.

Chicago prepares for brief wintry assault

The day opens with abundant sun and mild temps by late-February standards. We should reach at least 50 degrees in most areas before a “back door” cold front sweeps in from the north.

Chicago's worst February snowstorms

No big snowstorms on the horizon for Chicago but past Februarys have seen their share. Here's a review at the top three worst February snowstorms on record for Chicago.

Nor'easter dumps snow across the East Coast

A nor’easter is pushing off the mid-Atlantic coast Tuesday morning and bringing snow to millions of people in the Northeast and southern New England, with forecasters warning that snowfall rates in the New York City tri-state area could approach 1-2 inches per hour throughout the morning commute.