A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect generally south of I-70 through 10 PM. #ILwx
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for the counties shaded in purple. Strong storms are not an immediate threat, but keep an eye to the sky. Stay with ABC 22 and FOX 45. We let you know right away if a severe storm approaches.
The likelihood of a Derecho impacting IA, IL, IN, and WI this afternoon has prompted an upgrade to a Moderate Risk of severe weather and the issuance of a "Particularly Dangerous Situation" Severe Thunderstorm Watch. Widespread severe wind gusts of up to 80-100 mph are possible.
A PDS Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for portions of eastern Iowa, northern Illinois, far northwest Indiana, and southern Wisconsin, until 7 pm CDT this evening. Widespread damaging winds are likely, with an isolated threat for large hail and a few tornadoes.
STAY INSIDE, STAY SAFE: New video shows heavy rain outside of a McDonald's in Conroe. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has also been issued for all of southeast Texas, not including our coastal counties, until 10 p.m.
This is my best time lapse ever. Watch a severe thunderstorm roll across Manhattan from west to east ⚡️