I lived in Chicago for a few years and got a sense of - kind of that broad-shouldered, windy, um, stern, Midwestern, warm-slash-passive aggressive, wonderful - every adjective I can think of, very cold.
I lived in Chicago for five years and was blown away (no pun intended lol) by the wind that howled down Michigan Avenue. We are now in a new state and guess what. The wind followed me. It's garbage day today and trashcans are flying everywhere. !