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  • Landslide hits Utah neighborhood, destroys home Aug 5, 2014 6:41 PM
    The landslide hit in North Salt Lake — a city of about 17,000 people 10 minutes north of Salt Lake — after officials had worried for nearly a year about cracked soil on the hillside above the houses.

     
  • Flooding causes major delays on Eisenhower Expressway Aug 5, 2014 6:33 AM
    Ponding continues in Des Plaines and other areas due to heavy rain overnight. The Eisenhower Expressway was shut down overnight due to flooding.

     
  • Quinn signs water-related laws in Chicago Aug 3, 2014 6:14 PM
    Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation aimed at protecting water supplies. One of the three bills Quinn signed Sunday creates the Urban Flooding Awareness Act. The new law forms a working group to evaluate research urban flooding policies.

     
  • July ties the record for coolest ever in Illinois Aug 1, 2014 3:46 PM
    The state climatologist says last month’s relative chilly temperatures tied the record for the coolest July in recorded Illinois history. And as data are revised he says it’s likely this July will break the record.

     
  • Be on watch for servere storms Aug 1, 2014 8:54 PM
    Severe storms may be moving into the area. The National Weather Service says a batch of showers and locally intense thunderstorms will continue to affect the northern and northwest suburbs of Chicago through 9:30 p.m. The thnderstorms will produce torrential rainfall and continuous lightning.

     
  • Tropical Storm Bertha approaches Caribbean Aug 1, 2014 3:58 PM
    Bertha is expected to generate up to 3 inches of rain across the eastern and northern Caribbean, with isolated amounts of up to 6 inches in certain areas.

     
  • Meadows Christian Fellowship plans to make it snow before showing film Jul 29, 2014 6:46 PM
    Snow is not much fun in February, but more welcome in August. Meadows Christian Fellowship will have a real "blizzard" Friday evening, Aug. 1, before the showing of its annual community movie, "Frozen." Viewers can wear shorts and sandals, but bring your gloves!

     
  • Runoff, flooding presentation: Jul 28, 2014 6:55 PM
    The League of Women Voters Lake County and Faith in Place will present “Stormwater From the Ground Up” from 5:15 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at the Waukegan Public Library, 128 N. County St.

     
  • Communities scramble to find road salt Jul 28, 2014 4:05 PM
    Nearly 200 Illinois communities are scrambling to find road salt after last winter’s record frigid temperatures and snowfall depleted supplies.It’s likely the price will be much higher — possibly double what they paid last year — if they are able to find any vendors willing to sell them road salt.

     
  • Chance of storms tonight, then it gets cooler Jul 22, 2014 7:10 PM
    After temperatures hit 90 earlier today, the National Weather Service is saying we’ll have a chance of storms tonight, perhaps as soon as 9 p.m. The weather service has issued no warnings this evening, and rain is not certain. It says there’s a 40 percent chance in the suburbs.

     
  • Air quality alert issued for suburbs, Chicago Jul 21, 2014 1:57 PM
    The National Weather Service has issued an air quality alert for the suburbs until midnight. Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will counties are among the areas in the alert.

     
  • How Santa keeps his cool at Banana Split’s Christmas in July Jul 21, 2014 4:44 PM
    Nothing cools you off on a hot day like sitting outside the elf house on Santa's lap near a Christmas tree as you wait for your Frozen Hot Chocolate and Gingerbread Flurrie. The Banana Split in Aurora uses its Christmas in July to have fun and raises funds for the Salavation Army.

     
  • Strongest storm in decades in south China kills 18 Jul 20, 2014 8:55 AM
    The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed 18 people, the government said Sunday, while in the Philippines the death toll from the storm’s earlier destruction rose to 94. Typhoon Rammasun killed nine people and left five missing after hitting Hainan island.

     
  • Summer chill changes scene at area pools Jul 15, 2014 5:53 PM
    An unusually chilly July day caused some area swimming pools to close Tuesday and left others with much smaller crowds than you'd expect in the heart of summer.

     
  • Too cold to even spray for mosquitoes? Jul 16, 2014 5:34 AM
    How cool is it tonight? It’s so cold that one village is postponing it’s mosquito spraying. The village of Woodridge sent a notice to residents saying it is putting off its skeeter spraying until Thursday. Mosquitoes were "less active, resulting in a less effective treatment."

     
  • ‘Polar’ air coming overnight, with low around 53 Jul 14, 2014 9:49 PM
    With the chance of storms in the afternoon passing without real precipitation, the attention now turns to the “polar” air that will make for good sleeping weather without air-conditioning in the middle of July.

     
  • Images: The July Supermoon Jul 13, 2014 3:04 PM
    A perigee moon, also known as a supermoon was seen all ove the world Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. The next supermoon will be August 14th.

     
  • Storms rumble through area Jul 13, 2014 8:25 AM
    Heavy rains soaked the suburbs late Saturday night. Storms were expected to dump as much as 1 to 2 inches of rain, according to the National Weather Service. A tornado watch for most of the Northwest suburbs expired at 1 a.m. Reports of damage so far were minimal

     
  • Taste of Chicago canceled for day due to storms Jul 12, 2014 4:42 PM
    Authorities have canceled the entire day of events at the Taste of Chicago festival because of heavy rain and flooding on the festival grounds. Today’s events were to have included concerts by Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy and roots-rock songwriter Lucinda Williams. The Taste says on its Facebook page that all tickets purchased online would be refunded automatically.

     
  • Strong quake hits Japan, triggering small tsunami Jul 11, 2014 5:19 PM
    A strong earthquake hit Japan’s northern coast near the nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The earthquake early Saturday triggered a small tsunami and prompted towns across the northern coast to issue evacuation advisories.

     
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