MOUNT VERNON, Ill. (AP) — Cleanup is underway in portions of southern Illinois a day after severe storms that spawned deadly tornadoes in Oklahoma and Arkansas rumbled through the region.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Meteorologists say Illinois could close out the weekend windy and likely rainy but may be spared the kind of violent weather that may hit other parts of the Midwest.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials say the level of soil moisture is high across Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State agriculture officials say wet, cold weather has kept Illinois farmers out of their fields this spring. Only 1 percent of the corn crop has been planted.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Weather has been affecting an $89 million dredging project on Lake Decatur.
Monsanto Agronomist Lance Tarchione is expecting to soon see some field work in the area.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Park officials in a central Illinois community had to remove two massive limbs from a landmark burr oak after the tree was damaged by high winds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Draft legislation would require the state to step in with disaster aid if the federal government denies requests for help.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ recent bout with severe weather — and the state’s response to it — will be the focus of a seminar with WGN-TV Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling and the director of the National Weather Service.
The sound of hail hitting your house or your car may have given you an early wake-up call yesterday, as the first real spring storm of the season caused very few problems otherwise in the Galesburg area.