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Road Conditions


The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued the following updated Severe Thunderstorm Warning as of 10:28 am:

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... northern Cook County in northeast Illinois... northeastern DuPage County in northeast Illinois...

* until 11:15 am CDT...

* at 10:27 am CDT... National Weather Service radar indicated a severe thunderstorm located near Hanover Park... and moving east at 30 mph. This storm is capable of producing quarter size hail... and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph.

* The severe thunderstorm will be near... Medinah... Addison... and Schaumburg by 1035 am... Itasca... Wood Dale... Elk Grove Village... and Addison by 1040 am... Bensenville by 10:45 am... O’Hare Airport... and Des Plaines by 10:50 am...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This Severe Thunderstorm Warning includes the city of Chicago.

This is a dangerous storm. Seek shelter inside a sturdy building and stay away from windows!

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 3:00 PM Friday afternoon for northeastern Illinois.

Be careful if you're on northerneasterm Illinois roads today, okay?


Anonymous said...

Here in PA we had the same kinda storms Wed night. Flooding all over the place, was quite nasty out.They are calling for more of the same tonight and the rest of the weekend.

Anonymous said...

Batten down the hatches and have a great weekend!