Severe Thunderstorm Sweeps Through Chicago Area
CHICAGO (CBS) — Severe thunderstorms moved through the Chicago area Thursday afternoon, bringing heavy rains and high winds.
A flash flood warning remains in effect for northern Cook County and northeast DuPage County until 10 p.m. The storm is reported to have produced quarter-size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.
The storm comes one day after heavy rains pounded northern Cook County and Lake County, prompting a search in Lake Barrington for a man believed to have been swept up by flood waters.