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Chicago Weather – Severe Weather

Thousands were stranded at O'Hare airport after over 350 flights were canceled Tuesday night due to winds that exceeded 100 miles per hour.  (Credit: BALLA773 via Twitter)

Thousands Without Power After Storm

Trains have been stopped and thousands are without power after severe weather, which prompted tornado warnings, moved through the Chicago area Tuesday evening.


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Tornado Warning Issued For Several Counties, Including Cook

A severe line of storms capable of producing rain-wrapped tornadoes — and wind gusts of up to 80 mph — has been spotted in the western suburbs and appears to be heading to Chicago, the National Weather Service warns.


Lightning Storm (File photo credit MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)

Funnel Cloud Spotted In Calumet City

A tornado spotted near south suburban Calumet City has prompted a tornado warning for Cook County and northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

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30 Degree Drop Brings Severe Storms Tonight

Just before a 30-degree drop swoops in to cool off the area, Chicago and Northwest Indiana residents will have to put up with thunderstorms that could bring damaging wind gusts up to 60 mph Wednesday night.