Flash Flood Watch Issued, Heavy Rain Expected South Of ChicagoWith heavy rain expected to hit Monday afternoon and evening, a flash flood watch has been issued for some far southern suburbs and virtually all of northwest Indiana.
More Storms Could Create Flooding In Chicago AreaThunderstorms moving through the Chicago area have prompting a flash flood watch for all of northeastern Illinois, and a flash flood warning for a smaller part of the Chicago area.
Storms Soak Morning Commute, More Likely Monday AfternoonA fast-moving line of storms that brought heavy rain and high winds to the Chicago area Monday morning was likely just the first taste of severe weather for northern Illinois and northwestern Indiana.
Incoming Storms Prompt Flash Flood Watch South Of I-80A large storm system heading northeast from Missouri will mostly stay to the south of the Chicago area, but could bring steady heavy rainfall to suburbs and parts of northwest Indiana south of I-80, while only grazing areas north of that.
Flash Flood Watch Canceled As Rain Tapers Off"The threat of very heavy rainfall and flash flooding has diminished," the National Weather Service said in a statement around 4 a.m.
More Heavy Rain, Damaging Storms Expected To Hit Wednesday NightWith several areas south and west of Chicago only starting the recovery process after nine tornadoes touched down during Monday night’s storms, more severe weather was expected to hit the area Wednesday night and early Thursday.
Stormy Afternoon Ahead, With Chances For Flash FloodingAs heat and humidity build through the day on Monday, so will the chances for showers and thunderstorms.
City, Suburbs Under Flash Flood WatchChicago and area counties will be under a flash flood watch throughout Monday.
Burbank Residents Fear More Flooding From Latest StormRain 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.
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.
Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Expected, Flash Flood Watch IssuedStrong storms bringing heavy rainfall to the Chicago area Sunday night could cause flash flooding, according to the National Weather Service.