Tornado Watch in Effect Until 10 PM Monday for Northeast Illinois

Tornado Watch

A Tornado Watch was activated by the NWS Storm Prediction Center at 2:40 p.m. Monday, August 9, 2021 and is in effect until 10:00 p.m.

The peak time for thunderstorms in Arlington Heights and nearby communities is 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Forecasters predict a band of convection developing southward across northern Illinois with embedded supercells capable of producing damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes.

Chicago, IL… Arlington Heights, IL … Aurora, IL…Rockford, IL…Naperville, IL…Joliet, IL… are located in a zone of a 5% tornado risk within 25 miles.

ILLINOIS COUNTIES INCLUDED IN THE TORNADO WATCH …

BOONE, BUREAU
COOK, DE KALB
DUPAGE, GRUNDY
KANE, KANKAKEE
KENDALL, LAKE
LA SALLE, LEE
MCHENRY, OGLE
PUTNAM, WILL
WINNEBAGO

THREAT INFORMATION
A couple of tornadoes are possible

Isolated hail up to ping pong size is possible

Scattered wind gusts up to 70 MPH possible

WEATHER RADAR

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For LIVE Tornado Warnings for our area and United States, see Arlingtoncardinal.com/tornadowarning or Twitter.com/NWStornado

Convective Outlook 1 Day Monday, August 9, 2021 (SOURCE: NWS Storm Prediction Center
Convective Outlook 1 Day Monday, August 9, 2021 (SOURCE: NWS Storm Prediction Center).

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