Flash Flood Watch

Shari Hecker places a sandbag at the foot of her basement door, in case of any possible flooding from Wednesday's rain.  Her basement got more than 30 inches of water during a larger storm on Aug. 22, and she and other Burbank residents feared a repeat from Wednesday's storm. (Credit: CBS)

Burbank Residents Fear More Flooding From Latest Storm

Rain fell steadily across the Chicago area Wednesday morning, and though the storm system has begun clearing out as it heads east, more rain could be on the way Wednesday evening.

09/10/2014

Storm Clouds

Flash Flood Warning Issued For Much Of Chicago Area

Several Chicago-area counties are under a flash flood warning as “torrential” thunderstorms move across the metro area.

05/28/2013

Rain Raindrops Storm Weather

Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Expected, Flash Flood Watch Issued

Strong storms bringing heavy rainfall to the Chicago area Sunday night could cause flash flooding, according to the National Weather Service.

05/06/2012

Oak Lawn Flooding

Flood Threat Remains As More Storms Sweep In

Flood watches and warnings remain in effect across the Chicago area, a day after the region was hit with heavy rain that left basements and streets inundated.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Tuesday Rain

Flash Flood Watch Issued For Chicago

The showers and thunderstorms that moved into the Chicago area Wednesday are expected to continue, prompting a flash flood watch to be issued.

05/25/2011