Chicago Area Roads Blocked Due To Flash Flooding; Morning Commute ImpactedFlooding and standing water is blocking roads around the Chicago area and impacting the morning commute Thursday after heavy overnight rain.
Chicago Area Weather: Flash Flood Watch For Southern CountiesA flash flood watch is in effect through Thursday morning for southern counties in the area, including Kankakee County in Illinois and Lake and Porter counties in Indiana.
Flash Flood Sends Tourists To High Ground Near Grand CanyonRescue workers evacuated most of the 200 tourists after two rounds of flooding hit the Havasupai reservation, deep in a gorge off the Grand Canyon.
Blue Line, Eisenhower Reopen After Heavy Storms, Flooding
Tornado Touches Down In Will County As Flooding, Heavy Rain Continues In Chicago AreaA tornado touched down in a rural area of Will County on Monday evening as a powerful round of thunderstorms brought heavy rain and flooded streets to the Chicago area.
Storms Cause Flooding In Northwest Indiana, Hail Hammers Southern SuburbsMore rain was expected in the Chicago area on Monday, on the heels of a storm that caused flash flooding in some areas of northwest Indiana, caused hail damage in the south suburbs, and sparked and a possible tornado near DeMotte, Indiana.
Severe Weather Hits Chicago Area A line of severe thunderstorms hit the Chicago area Monday, causing power outages, flight cancellations and delays and other problems. By late Monday, a second wave of storms was expected.
Man, Dog Still Missing After Search Amid Barrington-Area Flooding Rescue teams moved from the Flint Creek in Lake Barrington to the Fox River on Wednesday in search for a man and his dog, who were seen earlier in the day caught in the water floating downstream.