PROGRAMMING NOTE: 4PM White Sox Game preempts our WGN Evening News

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 6PM CDT for northern Lake County, IL

Update 6PM CDT…

The Warning has expired…1-inch diameter hail was reported shortly before 6PM at

Round Lake Park and 3/4-inch rainfall was reported in Wauconda.

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Update 5:45PM CDT

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CDT
FOR NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY…

At 541 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Wadsworth, or
near Beach Park, moving east at 20 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include…
Waukegan, Gurnee, Zion, Grayslake, Round Lake, Antioch, Beach Park,
Fox Lake, Lake Villa, Gages Lake, Venetian Village, Long Lake,
Pistakee Highlands, Lindenhurst, Wadsworth, Volo, Third Lake, Lake
Catherine, Grandwood Park and Round Lake Beach.

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Update 5:28PM CDT…

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM CDT
FOR NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY…

At 525 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Wadsworth, or
near Gurnee, moving east at 25 mph. An additional thunderstorm
approaching severe limits was located west of Fox Lake and moving
east northeast at about 25 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include…
Waukegan, Gurnee, Zion, Grayslake, Round Lake, Antioch, Beach Park,
Fox Lake, Lake Villa, Gages Lake, Venetian Village, Long Lake,
Pistakee Highlands, Lindenhurst, Wadsworth, Volo, Third Lake, Lake
Catherine, Grandwood Park and Round Lake Beach.

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The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northern Lake County in northeastern Illinois…

* Until 600 PM CDT

* At 509 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Lake Villa,
moving east at 25 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Waukegan, Gurnee, Zion, Grayslake, Round Lake, Antioch, Beach Park,
Fox Lake, Lake Villa, Gages Lake, Venetian Village, Long Lake,
Pistakee Highlands, Lindenhurst, Wadsworth, Volo, Third Lake, Lake
Catherine, Grandwood Park and Round Lake Beach.

Including the following interstates…
I-94 between mile markers 1 and 10.
I-294 between mile markers 1 and 10.