CHICAGO (CBS) — The National Weather Service confirmed that five tornadoes touched down in the Chicago area on Memorial Day after two tornadoes were confirmed in the Illinois villages of Romeoville and Sauk Village.
Initially, three tornadoes were confirmed in the wave of storms that brought hail, winds and heavy rains Monday.READ MORE: Chance The Rapper Speaking At Sky's WNBA Championship Parade And Rally
All tornadoes were classified as EF-0 with winds of 65 to 85 mph.READ MORE: 25-Year-Old Man Shot In Both Legs While Driving In West Chatham
The Romeoville tornado was on the ground for over 3 miles for about 10 minutes.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Another Warm, Sunny Fall Day
The Sauk Village tornado was only on the ground for about 3 minutes, covering just under 1 mile.