Chicago frozen in extreme cold weather
The ‘Windy City’ of Chicago was still suffering from freezing cold temperatures on Wednesday despite a slight increase in warmth as compared with earlier in the week. Since Sunday the city has been frozen in extreme cold weather the likes of which have not been witnessed in decades. Ice has built up along the banks of Lake Michigan in Chicago. A pier with a streetlamp on the banks of Lake Michigan was completely covered by ice about one metre thick.