Currently in Chicago — October 17th, 2022

The weather, currently.

Takeaways for Chicago's weather:

  1. First Flakes Of The Season
  2. Coldest Air Of Season So Far
  3. Warmer By The Weekend


A rude awakening to the week with blustery conditions on Monday. Some sun early, then mostly cloudy skies and gusty winds with highs only hitting the lower 40s and even a few snow showers possible during the afternoon. A bit more sun Tuesday and a little more Wednesday but highs only in the upper 40s. Warming into the middle 50s Thursday with more sunshine. Mostly sunny and middle 60s for highs by Friday with plenty of sunshine and upper 60s for highs by Saturday.

Tim McGill

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What you need to know, currently.

Currently's Managing Editor, Zaria Howell, has a piece up about the controversial climate protest at London's National Gallery:

"Activists said the cans of tomato soup were a symbol of the country’s working class — the demonstration highlighting the way society has systematically chosen to prioritize profit over people and the preservation of the environment.

But such an unorthodox demonstration poses an important question: is this effective?"

Read the full article here!

What you can do, currently.

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