Illinois Weather Trivia for October 13th

10/13/2001
Late in the afternoon and evening, thunderstorms with torrential rainfall occurred across the western Chicago suburbs. The heaviest rainfall occurred across DuPage, northern Will, and northwest Cook Counties, where 4 to 5 inches of rain fell. Two to 3 feet of standing water was on the streets of downtown Wheaton, widespread flooding occurred in Plainfield and Bolingbrook, and some areas were flooded for days.

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