Heavy rain, storms in Chicago area through early Wednesday morning


Heavy rains and storms are making their way through the Chicago area.

Several weather alerts have been issued, including a Severe Thunderstorm Warning in Cook, DuPage and Kane counties until 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday. A Flash Flood Watch was issued for much of the Chicago Metro area  until 7 a.m. Wednesday. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch was also issued for parts of Illinois and Indiana until midnight.

Two people were stuck by lightning in Highland Park around 10 p.m. near Bob's Pantry and Deli, according to the fire department. No further information was provided.

The Chicago Cubs game against the New York Mets was delayed during the 10th inning due to the rain.

Much of the Chicago area will be dealing with storms throughout the night into Wednesday morning.

After Wednesday afternoon, the wet weather will move out. For the latest weather updates, visit wgntv.com/weather.