Hot And Sunny Start To The Week, But Milder Temps On The WayChicago will see plenty of sunshine this week, and while Monday will be another hot one, milder conditions are on the way in the middle of the week.
At Least Four Tornadoes Touched Down During Wednesday's StormsAccording to the National Weather Service, a tornado touched down near Paw Paw around 7:30 p.m., another touched down in Seneca around 9:15 p.m., a third touched down near Pontiac about 10:15 p.m., and a fourth touched down near Piper City shortly after 11 p.m.
Tornado In Pontiac Causes Heavy Damage A tornado in the town of Pontiac caused heavy damage and widespread power outages Wednesday night.
Video: Storm Chaser Gets Caught In TornadoA storm chaser got a little to close to the ferocity of Wednesday's storm.
Strong Storms Rip Into Chicago AreaPowerful storms swept into the Chicago area shortly before sundown on Wednesday.
Up, Up And Away, Weather Balloon Collects Data On Today's StormIn an empty field today, a high tech weather balloon was sent skyward to collect mounds of data for meteorologists.
Weather Threat Cancels Swedish Days EventsThe threat of bad weather has forced one of the oldest festivals in the state to do something it has never done.
Rising Up In Coal City, One Family's Tribute To Dad After Devastating Tornado On a day with severe weather in the forecast, one Illinois community is remembering how destructive Mother Nature can be.
Scattered Storms Tuesday Evening, Severe Storms More Likely WednesdayTuesday brings only a marginal risk of severe weather, but there is an enhanced risk of severe storms on Wednesday.
Showers Likely Thursday, Then Hot Start To WeekendShowers and thunderstorms were headed to the Chicago area late Thursday morning, ahead of a hot and steamy weekend.
Spotty Showers This Afternoon; Summer Heat Moving In By WeekendSpotty showers Monday afternoon could interrupt what otherwise looks to be a warm and sunny day, ahead of an unseasonably cool Tuesday.
Willowbrook Residents Displaced By Storm Get HelpResidents of the Willowbrook Township apartment building damaged by Tuesday’s storm took advantage of a one-stop resource center set up Friday for a single day to help them get back on their feet.

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