Chicago Battles Record Breaking Heat Wave

WGN - Chicago

Tuesday has been one of the hottest days of 2013. Chicago tied the 1983 record of 95 degrees at O`Hare. Midway Airport`s temp has hit 96 degrees.

Some schools in the area closed early. So far, only a few has chosen to have early release again tomorrow, you can find that updated list here.

The heat began early today.

At North Avenue beach volleyballers came out before the sun got too intense and the fall temps rushed in.