Severe thunderstorm warning issued for DeKalb and Kane counties until 7:15 PM CDT

Shelf cloud near Compton IL

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
East central De Kalb County in north central Illinois…
Southwestern Kane County in northeastern Illinois…

* Until 715 PM CDT

* At 627 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Shabbona,
moving northeast at 40 mph.

HAZARD…Ping pong 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…
St. Charles, Batavia, Geneva, Sycamore, DeKalb, North Aurora,
Elburn, Cortland, Maple Park, Lily Lake, Virgil and Burlington.