Your Photos: Severe Weather Damage

The Chicago area cleans up after the first official day of summer unleashed heavy rain and damaging winds.

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Steven and Jen Rankins
Steven and Jen Rankins had just set up their new Gazebo in McHenry when the storms came through and tore it down.
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The Bicentennial Ash tree that has stood in Wilmette since 1746 was ripped out of the out by its roots. The tree was the oldest living tree in Wilmette.
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Stephen Newland
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A cherry picker goes to fix some damage in Tower Lakes.
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Christian Farr
Crews remove a large tree that toppled near a house in Mount Prospect.
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A building in Willowbrook with the roof blown off.
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Monica Flores
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Rilina Ghosh
This tree that was destroyed was in Lincolnshire. Picture thanks to Rilina Ghosh.
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Mario Caal
Mario Caal sent us this photo of a tree that went down at Addison and Irving Park.
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Jody Levine
This was a tree that went down in Old Town. Photo thanks to Jody Levine.
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Brian Albach
Brian Albach sent us this photo of a tree that fell on top of a car.
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Monica Flores
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Adrianadesiree Vega
Adrianadesiree sent us a photo of this tree that had been knocked in half.
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Howard Wait
Thanks to Howard Wait for this photo of a tree that fell on top of a car in Rogers Park
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Santiago Moreno
This tree crushed a van in Andersonville. Picture courtesy of Santiago Moreno
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Caitlin Morse
Caitlin Morse sent us this photo of a maple tree that fell on her driveway.
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Nora Montgomery
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Bryan Barajas
Bryan Barajas sent us a photo of a tree that was split in half at Kenmore and Armitage.
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Dawn Thompson
A tree that was knocked over at 99th and Green. Photo sent in by Dawn Thompson.
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Deann Bruha
A tree that was uprooted in Harvard, Illinois. Thanks to Deann Bruha for the photo.
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Chris Paschal
Chris sent us this photo of a tree that was knocked down at 81st and Wentworth
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A tree that went down at Armitage and Seminary
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Dick Johnson
A donated fan at a west suburban animal shelter that suffered storm damage.
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Dick Johnson
A kitten tries to stay cool at a west suburban animal shelter that suffered storm damage.
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Kourtney Wiemann
This picture, of a tree knocked down in Rolling Meadows was sent to us by Kourtney
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Taylor from Naperville sent us this photo of a tree down in the street.
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Jason Erkes
Jason Erkes snapped this photo of a tree that went down across the street.
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A tree down in the Village of Lakewood, sent to us by Danielle.
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Christian Farr
Tree down at Rockwell and Howard
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Mary Ann Ahern
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Maria Lanning
A trampoline entangled with a tree in Lake in the Hills, thanks to Maria
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Kim Treger
Kim sent us this photo of a tree that fell on her property in Batavia.
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Laura from Gurnee sent us this photo of the damage in her backyard.
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Mary Jo Fasan
Mary sent us this photo of a tree being uprooted on W. Burton Place in Chicago.
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Laura from Gurnee sent us this photo of the damage in her backyard.
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Michael Cooper
A tree that was split in half in Round Lake, thanks to Michael.
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Amanda sent us this photo from Brookfield where power went out.
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Robert Szybowicz
Robert sent in a photo of a tree down in Johnsburg
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Monica Asaph
Monica sent us this photo of the storm as it passed by her in Merriville, Indiana.
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Kim Byrd
A trampoline was tossed over Kim's fence in Gurnee
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Carlie Owen
A transformer in Northbrook blew up, causing a fire. Carlie Owen sent us this photo.
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Keith Edmonson of Mount Prospect sent in these photos of a maple tree that fell on two cars.
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Keith Edmonson
Keith Edmonson of Mount Prospect sent in these photos of a maple tree that fell on two cars.
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Keith Edmonson of Mount Prospect sent in these photos of a maple tree that fell on two cars.
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Maria Ruiz
Maria Ruiz sent us this photo of a fire in Mt. Prospect erupted after the storm knocked down a powerline.
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Leah Taylor
This maple tree fell in Batavia, nearly missing both a house and power lines. Thanks to Leah Taylor for the photo.
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This maple tree fell in Batavia, nearly missing both a house and power lines. Thanks to Leah Taylor for the photo.
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Jennifer Hughes
A tree in Edison Park came down, trapping a van underneath it. Jennifer Hughes sent us this photo.
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John Dziewinski
John Dziewinski sent us this photo of trees and branches down, lying across the street.
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NBCChicago.com
High winds uprooted large trees in the western suburbs
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NBCChicago.com
Winds crashed a baggage cart into the side of O'Hare Airport.
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Strong winds tilted a sign in LaSalle County
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A tree tipped onto a truck in Mount Prospect.
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Football equipment and benches were strewn about the field at Downers Grove South High School.
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NBCChicago.com
Part of the roof blew off at Chicago Executive Airport.
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Tom Varan
Tom Varan of Hinsdale took this photo of a tree that was uprooted from the Tuesday night storm.
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Tom Varan
Several trees in Hinsdale are down this morning after the storm. Thanks to Tom Varan for sending us the photo.
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Christian Farr
Crews remove a large tree that toppled near a house in Mount Prospect.
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