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Chicago Weather News and Coverage

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 at 05:25 PM CST
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By McKayla Braid

Photos: Severe Storms Tear Through Illinois

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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 06:16 PM CST

Rauner Activates State Emergency Operations Center

Rauner Activates State Emergency Operations Center

Gov. Bruce Rauner activated the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) in Springfield Tuesday evening to ensure state crews are ready to be deployed if local emergency responders need them.

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 05:35 PM CST

Severe Weather in Chicago Area

Severe Weather in Chicago Area

Brant Miller and the NBC 5 Storm team are tracking storms as they move across the Chicago area. 

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 09:28 PM CST

1 Dead as Tornado Hits Ottawa in Severe Illinois Storms

1 Dead as Tornado Hits Ottawa in Severe Illinois Storms

A confirmed "large and extremely dangerous tornado" was located over Ottawa, moving east at 45 mph, the National Weather Service reported.

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 03:15 PM CST

Chicago-Area Severe Weather Alerts

Chicago-Area Severe Weather Alerts

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 02:13 PM CST

NBC 5 Storm Team: Breakdown of Today's Weather

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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 05:26 PM CST

State Agency Warns Residents to Prepare for Severe Weather

State Agency Warns Residents to Prepare for Severe Weather

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency is urging residents to prepare for a potential risk for tornadoes and other severe weather across much of Illinois.

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 12:17 PM CST

Forecast: Severe Storms Possible

Forecast: Severe Storms Possible

Byron Miranda is tracking the potential for severe weather Tuesday and possibly even snow by Wednesday.

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 10:51 AM CST

Forecast: A Day To Stay Informed

Forecast: A Day To Stay Informed

NBC 5's Andy Avalos is tracking the threat of strong to severe storms expected for the Chicago area Tuesday.

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 at 12:50 AM CST

Storms Hit Chicago Area as Severe Weather Rips Through State

Storms Hit Chicago Area as Severe Weather Rips Through State

Strong storms moved across the Chicago area Tuesday afternoon and evening prompting numerous watches and warnings and reports of tornadoes in some suburbs.

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