CHICAGO (CBS) — Tornado sightings were reported Tuesday afternoon in Will County as severe storms pounded the area.
CBS 2 Meteorologist Ed Curran reported there were reports of a tornado sighted in the Minooka area, and near Interstate 80 in other areas south of Chicago.READ MORE: Simeon Career Academy Student Shot And Killed Just Blocks From School
There were reports of trees snapped between Morris and Seneca.READ MORE: State Data Show One Chicago Nursing Home Has Fewer Than 1 Percent Of Staff Vaccinated Against COVID-19
A tornado warning was issued for parts of Will County during the afternoon, though it was later allowed to expire.MORE NEWS: Some Schools In Oswego Forced To Go Remote After Dozens Of Bus Drivers Call In Sick
But Curran warned that the storms could yet still spin up a tornado.