Severe thunderstorm warning issued for eastern Will and southern Lake county, Indiana

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Severe weather passes through Washburn. Photo: John Gardner

Yellow polygon denotes severe thunderstorm warning.

 

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
East central Will County in northeastern Illinois…
Southern Lake County in northwestern Indiana…

* Until 330 PM CDT

* At 301 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Beecher, or
near Cedar Lake, moving southeast at 55 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will be near,
Cedar Lake around 305 PM CDT.
Lowell and Lake Dalecarlia around 310 PM CDT.