CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Chicago Weather

weatherapp chi 600x600 Chicago WeatherClick here for the latest Chicago Weather Forecast from WBBM Newsradio and CBS 2! View the AccuWeather Local Forecast and view the Chicagoland Weather Radar Maps to see what kind of weather will strike next in the city and suburbs. Check the extended forecast, and get the “Feels Like” temp, humidity, wind, barometer, and even sunrise and sunset times. Brought to you by CBS 2 and WBBM Newsradio’s Traffic and Weather on the 8′s

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Kansas, Saline

Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on July 28, 2014


... On this date in weather history...

In 1986... severe thunderstorms wreaked havoc in South
Dakota... northeast Nebraska and Iowa. Parts of central
and eastern South Dakota were bombarded by baseball and
softball sized hail... as well as three F2 tornadoes that
caused around $500,000 damage.An F3 tornado with a
track 40 miles long but only around 75 yards wide crossed
the Nebraska/Iowa border 6 miles south of Sioux City. It
caused around $50 million damage in Dakota County
Nebraska and $500 million damage in extreme western Iowa.
In fact... 6 tornadoes struck western and central Iowa.
Most of Iowa was raked by 60 to 80 mph winds. The winds
derailed 18 trailer flat cars of a west bound freight
train near Boone Iowa.Sixteen of the cars fell 187 feet
into the Des Moines River.

&&

In 1819... a small but intense hurricane struck the Gulf
Coast from Louisiana to Alabama. In Mississippi... Bay
Saint Louis and Pass Christian took direct hits where
most houses were leveled. The exact total of fatalities
is unknown... however 41 crew of a sailing ship were
killed. At the time... it was considered the worst
hurricane in 50 years.These were two of the areas over
which hurricane Camille... which achieved a category 5
rating... would cause horrific destruction and kill 259
people... on August 17th... 1969.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Heat Advisory
Illinois - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report