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Chicago experiencing one of the coldest Aprils on record
Posted 12:53 AM, April 16, 2018, by
WGN Weather Team
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Unsettled week ahead; weather to turn colder by Friday
A cold weekend’s ahead—but the arctic blast due next week is to be a record-breaker—the coldest in more than 2-decades; chills could approach 50-below by Wed morning; accumulating snow’s due late Sunday night and Monday
Ask Tom Why
What is normal for sub-32-degree highs for this cold-weather season?
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