CHICAGO (CBS)– Extreme thunderstorm warnings have been issued for elements of the Chicago space by way of the early afternoon.
A extreme thunderstorm warning has been issued for Cook dinner, Will, Kankakee, Grundy, Livingston and Kendall counties till 1:45 p.m.
One other extreme thunderstorm warning was issued for Grundy, LaSalle, and Livingston counties till 1:15 p.m.
A 3rd extreme thunderstorm warning has been issued for northeastern Cook dinner, northeastern DuPage, and southeastern Lake counties till 1 p.m.
The storms may convey 60 mph wind gusts and penny- to nickel-sized hail.
A extreme thunderstorm watch additionally has been issued by way of 4 p.m. for Cook dinner, DeKalb, DuPage, Kane, Kankakee, Lake, LaSalle, Grundy, Kendall, McHenry, and Will counties.
Meantime, temperatures will likely be close to 90 levels with excessive humidity
The principle threats from at the moment’s storms seemingly will likely be quarter-sized hail and wind gusts of as much as 70 mph. There’s a low finish potential for a twister or two. Localized flash flooding may additionally be a difficulty.
Storms initially are anticipated to maneuver in from the north and west suburbs between midday and three p.m., shifting to town between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. earlier than shifting off to the southeast through the late afternoon and early night hours.
Tuesday will convey barely decrease temperatures within the low 80s.