August 1, 2014; 6:57 PM ET
Clouds and the chance for thunderstorms will continue to linger in the Chicago area into the weekend. more >
A couple of showers and a heavy thunderstorm; a blend of sun and clouds
A shower or thunderstorm in spots this evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy
Rises at 5:44 AM with 14:26 of sunlight, then sets at 8:10 PM
Rises at 11:14 AM with 11:32 of moolight, then sets at 10:46 PM
Aug 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET If you're longing to ski the Alps or swim in the Great Barrier Reef, you may be running out of time. A changing climate may beat you to the punch line. Valerie Smock has more.