Smart Cars Are No Match for Strong TornadoesDennis Mersereau · 04/10/15 02:59PM
Videos: Large Tornado Tears Through Communities West of ChicagoDennis Mersereau · 04/09/15 07:23PM
A large tornado tore through communities southeast of Rockford, Illinois, on Thursday evening, part of a larger outbreak of severe thunderstorms gripping the eastern half of the United States. Numerous videos show the strong tornado scraping across the landscape, and several buildings in the area were heavily damaged or destroyed.
Heads Up: Chicago, Milwaukee at Risk for Tornadoes This AfternoonDennis Mersereau · 04/09/15 02:54PM
Severe thunderstorms are rapidly firing up across the Upper Midwest this afternoon, with tornado watches in effect from central Missouri through the western shores of Lake Michigan. The largest cities under the risk for tornadoes this afternoon are Chicago and Milwaukee. Some of the tornadoes could be strong in the most well-organized supercells.