Tornado Watch

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Chicago Area Dodges Damaging Storms That Slammed Southern Wisconsin

CBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran reports a tornado watch had been issued for several counties in northern Illinois early Tuesday, but it was later cancelled several hours earlier than scheduled as the system fell apart in Illinois, and the heaviest storms moved into Wisconsin.

06/17/2014

Damage to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Frankfort, Ill. (Credit: Jerry Bonkowski ‏)

Storms Starting To Move Out Of Chicago Area

A tornado warning is in effect until 1:30 p.m. for southern Cook County, affecting the suburban cities of Chicago Heights and Calumet City as Chicago faces heavy winds and rain.

11/17/2013

Tornado Graphic

Tornado Watch Issued For Parts Of Northwest Indiana

A tornado watch is in effect for much of the state of Indiana – including some northwest counties – as well as downstate Illinois.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

Rain falls in the city. (CBS)

Powerful Storms Strike Chicago Area

Severe weather hit the Chicago area this morning, with more than two inches of rain falling in some areas in just a few hours.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2011

Tornado Graphic

Tornado Watch Issued For Parts Of Chicago Area

The National Weather Service as issued a tornado watch for parts of the Chicago area.

04/26/2011

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

Tornado Watch For McHenry, Kane, Kendall Counties

A tornado watch has been issued for McHenry, Kane, Kendall and Grundy counties and points west Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service.

04/10/2011

A school bus flipped over during a tornado in northwest Illinois Monday. Six students were injured. (CBS)

Tornado Hits Boone County, Topples School Bus

A tornado in Boone County toppled a school bus on Monday afternoon, injuring several students.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2010