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Tornado Picture Captured Near Sandwich High School Parking Lot; Thunderstorms Diminishing Thursday Daylight Hours in NW Suburbs

442 Storms may continue to develop in southern Wisconsin and move into northeast Illinois, but the trend may involve a weakening of the thunderstorm cells. Some loud thunder with sporadic cloud-to-ground lightning was observed between […]

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TORNADO WARNING, TORNADO WATCH and SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNINGS Active Saturday for Northern Illinois

41 TODAY SUNRISE: 5:32 AM SUNSET: 8:24 PM Chicagoland weather radar shows severe thunderstorms devleoping at 2:15 PM. A large line of storms moving east is developing from Milwaukee to northwest Illinois and growing in […]

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TORNADO WARNING for Central Cook County; Brookfield, Forest Park, Riverside, North Riverside in Path of Tornadic Thunderstorm

31 BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED TORNADO WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL 450 PM CDT MON JUN 15 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR… CENTRAL COOK […]

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The #1 Reason Police Should Turn Off Their Military Grade Secret Police Radio Encryption Switch: The EF-4 Tornado

88 VIDEO: The EF-4 tornado that struck Ashton, Rochelle and Fairdale as it forms near Ashton, Illinois. The EF-4 tornado last week on April 9, 2015 caused destruction for 29 miles with a path that […]

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Active Weather Sunday: Tornado in Serena, IL; Festivals in Northwest Suburbs Suspended by Severe Thunderstorm

63 A tornado sighted about 6:42 p.m. Sunday September 1, 2013 was confirmed near Serena, located about 70 miles southwest of Chicago. The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning Sunday evening about 6:30 p.m. […]

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Tornadic Conditions: Witnessed by Pro Radar Observers and Citizens Who Saw Orange and Purple Storm Clouds in Schaumburg

38 Storm clouds while Tornado Warning in effect, and storm damage in Schaumburg and Mount Prospect (full screen view shows orange tints coming through clouds that were caught on video in Arlington Heights). The National […]