Potentially Severe Storms Move Into Chicago Area - NBC Chicago

Potentially Severe Storms Move Into Chicago Area

Storms could bring hail and damaging winds



    Tuesday Forecast

    NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update. 

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019)

    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.

    Monday Night Forecast

    Monday Night Forecast

    Storm Team Meteorologist Brant Miller takes a look at your Monday night forecast.

    (Published Monday, Sept. 2, 2019)

    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.

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