The Chicago area could see thunderstorms on Tuesday, some of which could be severe.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for DeKalb County in Illinois until 8:15 a.m., according to the National Weather Service.
The NWS warned that a severe thunderstorm was located near Hillcrest at around 7:24 a.m., moving southeast at 30 mph and bringing large hail, damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning.
Additional thunderstorms are possible in the late afternoon to early evening as a cold front moves through. Any storms that do develop could bring potential wind gusts of up to 40 mph.
The NBC 5 Storm Team meteorologists are keeping an eye on the severe weather potential, and will keep you updated throughout the day on Tuesday.