A NWS Flood Advisory was issued for northeastern DuPage County and Northwestern Cook County at 1:03 pm effective until 3:00 pm.
A thunderstorm developed near the DuPage-Cook County border about 1:00 p.m. expanding north into northwest Cook County. No Severe Thunderstorm Warning was activated, but several lightning strikes caused power failures and tree damage in the northwest suburbs. Some motorists were also stranded in their vehicles when roads flooded.
O’HARE: 82°F LAKEFRONT: 84°F Thursday 7/28/2016 1:27:59 PM
TODAY: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
TONIGHT: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
T-storms producing torrential downpours, frequent lightning and funnel clouds across nrn IL this aftn. pic.twitter.com/UG9PNKpDfT
— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) July 28, 2016
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