Tornado warning in Kane, Kendall and DeKalb counties

Daily Herald report
Updated 9/12/2019 4:42 PM

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a tornado warning until 5 p.m. today for southern Kane County, northern Kendall County and southeastern DeKalb counties.

According to the weather service, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Hinckley at 4:14 p.m. The storm was moving east at 15 mph.


The weather service advises moving to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter to protect yourself from flying debris.

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