The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado watch for McHenry, IL; Benton, IN; Kane, IL; DuPage, IL; Newton, IN; De Kalb, IL; Cook, IL; Iroquois, IL; Will, IL; Grundy, IL; Lake, IL; Porter, IN; Kendall, IL; Ford, IL; Lake, IN; La Salle, IL; Jasper, IN; Boone, IL; Kankakee, IL; Livingston, IL starting on 2019/03/14 10:24. NSW thinks it is ‘possible’ the event will happen and the event is categorized as ‘extreme.’
The best action to take according to NWS is to continue to monitor the situation.
Read the full alert from NWS
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 26 IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CDT /6 PM EDT/ THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS
IN ILLINOIS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 15 COUNTIES
IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS
IN EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS
IN NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS
BOONE DEKALB LA SALLE
IN NORTHEAST ILLINOIS
COOK DUPAGE GRUNDY KANE KANKAKEE KENDALL LAKE IL MCHENRY WILL
IN INDIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES
IN NORTHWEST INDIANA
BENTON JASPER LAKE IN NEWTON PORTER
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF AURORA, CHICAGO, DEKALB, DOUGLAS PARK, FOWLER, GARY, HUMBOLDT PARK, HYDE PARK, JOLIET, KANKAKEE, LAKEVIEW, LINCOLN PARK, LOGAN SQUARE, MOROCCO, MORRIS, OSWEGO, OTTAWA, PIPER CITY, PONTIAC, RENSSELAER, VALPARAISO, WATSEKA, AND WHEATON.