The heavy storms that came through the area in June have left many counties along the Mississippi river in limbo waiting to see if the river will breech any levees.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The National Weather Service is reporting two tornadoes touched down in Illinois when a storm that dumped heavy rain swept across the state.
The month of June is behind us, and likely not a moment too soon thanks to all the weather yesterday that ended the month.
CHICAGO (AP) — The National Weather Service plans to send storm damage survey teams into parts of northern Illinois after strong storms and heavy rains.
CHICAGO (AP) — A severe thunderstorm watch is in place for northern Illinois as a second round of severe weather moves across the state.
GIFFORD, Ill. (AP) — Habitat For Humanity plans to dedicate the last of three homes it has built in an eastern Illinois town hit hard by a tornado last November.
RED BUD, Ill. (AP) — The National Weather Service says it has confirmed that small tornadoes were responsible for minor damage in portions of southwestern Illinois’ Monroe County.
Mother Nature gave many Galesburg residents one and maybe more wake-up calls overnight, but the weather didn’t cause the problems here it did in other parts of the state.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ climatologist says May was warmer than usual across the state. That broke a long string of cooler-than-normal months for Illinois.
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Residents in the central Illinois town of Washington are taking stock of how far they’ve come since a tornado devastated their community six months ago — and of how far they still have to go.