Severe Thunderstorm Watch

by Ed Curran and Robb Ellis

CHICAGO (CBS) — Severe thunderstorms brought very heavy rain, gusty winds, and lots of lightning through the Chicago area Saturday evening, prompting multiple severe thunderstorm warnings.

A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for southern Cook County and Lake County, Indiana, through 6 p.m. The National Weather Service also issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Will County through 6:15 p.m.

 

REAL TIME WEATHER ALERT: Severe storm moving through Chicago!

Lightning and Gusty Winds! These storms are producing a LOT of lightning, gusty winds and very heavy rain.

You should seek shelters indoors from lightning and gusty winds! pic.twitter.com/WjgGyqymzP

— Robb Ellis (@WxRobb) July 24, 2021

“Damaging wind gusts up to 60 mph will be possible with these storms,” the National Weather Service said

Some storms could be severe, containing gusty winds and large hail. There’s also a very small risk for isolated tornadoes.

HEADS UP! Severe storm producing gusty winds moving through Elk Grove Village, Rosemont, O'Hare. pic.twitter.com/CCkcAFNrhs

— Robb Ellis (@WxRobb) July 24, 2021

After the storms wind down Saturday evening, things should clear out nicely, and cool down to a low of 70.

Sunday will bring sunshine and falling humidity with a high of 93 degrees.

Temperatures will stay in the 90s until midweek, when a few storms may return on Wednesday. Temperatures should be cooler by week’s end.

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Forecast:

Saturday: Hazy, hot and humid. Afternoon storms could be strong or severe. High of 91.

Saturday night: Showers and storms early. 73.

Sunday: Sunny and hot. 93.

Source : https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/chicago-weather-severe-thunderstorm-warning-strong-winds-and-hail-possible/ar-AAMvOVr

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Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for several West Michigan counties

Source:WZZM

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for several West Michigan counties

Severe Thunderstorm watch in effect until 10PM for northeast Illinois, northwest Indiana, and southwest Lower Michigan

Source:WGN-TV

Severe Thunderstorm watch in effect until 10PM for northeast Illinois, northwest Indiana, and southwest Lower Michigan

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for most of West Michigan

Source:WOOD-TV

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for most of West Michigan

Tornado sighted near Flushing as severe thunderstorms sweep through Michigan

Source:MLive

Tornado sighted near Flushing as severe thunderstorms sweep through Michigan

N.J. weather: Severe thunderstorm watch issued. Heavy rain, winds up to 70 mph, large hail possible.

Source:NJ.com on MSN.com

N.J. weather: Severe thunderstorm watch issued. Heavy rain, winds up to 70 mph, large hail possible.