New round of severe thunderstorm warnings issued for portions of north central and northeast Illinois.

Locations highlighted in orange indicate warning areas.      

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Northern De Kalb County in north central Illinois…
Northwestern Kane County in northeastern Illinois…
Southwestern McHenry County in northeastern Illinois…
Southern Boone County in north central Illinois…

* Until 700 PM CDT

* At 619 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Kirkland, or
8 miles south of Belvidere, moving east at 30 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…
Belvidere, Marengo, Genoa, Hampshire, Kirkland, Kingston,
Burlington and Union.


…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM CDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL LEE AND SOUTHWESTERN DE KALB COUNTIES…

At 616 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Shabbona,
moving northeast at 40 mph.

HAZARD…Golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind
damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include…
Shabbona, Waterman, Malta and Lee.