Watches, Warnings & Advisories



2 products issued by NWS for: 4 Miles NE Chicago IL

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1003 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2024

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Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-DuPage-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Kankakee-Livingston-Iroquois-Ford-
Northern Cook-Central Cook-Southern Cook-Northern Will-
Southern Will-Eastern Will-Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
1003 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2024 /1103 AM EDT Sun Jun 16 2024/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Illinois...northeast Illinois and northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Significant Thunderstorm Risk...with an associated:
       Level 2 of 5 Damaging Wind Risk...In excess of 60 mph.
       Level 1 of 5 Damaging Hail Risk...Up to 1 inch in diameter.
       Level 1 of 5 Tornado Risk.
       Level 1 of 5 Flash Flooding Risk.

DISCUSSION...

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon
across northern Illinois. They may quickly become severe with a
threat for damaging winds and even a tornado. In addition,
localized flash flooding cannot be ruled out.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Monday through Friday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk at times.

DISCUSSION...

Heat indices will largely be in the mid and upper 90s through the
week, but may locally exceed 100 degrees at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotters may be needed this afternoon and evening.

GENERAL STORM MOTION OF THE DAY:

  Moving toward the east-northeast at 35 mph.

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Air Quality Alert

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Central Cook-Southern Cook-Northern Will-Southern Will-Eastern Will-
Including the cities of Crystal Lake, Algonquin, McHenry, Woodstock,
Waukegan, Buffalo Grove, Mundelein, Gurnee, Aurora, Elgin,
Naperville, Wheaton, Downers Grove, Lombard, Carol Stream, Oswego,
Yorkville, Plano, Morris, Coal City, Minooka, Evanston, Des Plaines,
Schaumburg, Palatine, Northbrook, Chicago, Cicero, Oak Lawn,
Oak Park, La Grange, Calumet City, Oak Forest, Lemont, Orland Park,
Park Forest, Joliet, Bolingbrook, Plainfield, Mokena, Channahon,
Manhattan, Wilmington, Crete, Peotone, and Beecher
1104 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2024

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT NOW UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT MONDAY
NIGHT...

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has issued an Air
Pollution Action Day for Monday June 17th for the greater Chicago
Metropolitan Area through Monday night.

A Chicago area Air Pollution Action Day is declared when weather
conditions are such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels
are expected to be at or above the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups
category of the Air Quality Index for multiple days.

Active children and adults, especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma, should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts, current air quality, and tips on how you can reduce your
emissions can be found at www.airnow.gov

media contact...217 558 1536.

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