Illinois Severe Weather Preparedness

 

 
Illinois Severe Weather Preparedness Week
   

 Washington, Illinois

 

Tornado Drill

Illinois Statewide Tornado Drill

 

MONDAY: Watches & WarningsWatches vs Warnings 

TUESDAY: Tornado SafetyTornado Safety 

WEDNESDAY: Lightning SafetyLightning Safety 

THURSDAY: Flash Flood SafetyFlash Flood Safety 

FRIDAY: Severe Thunderstorm SafetySevere Thunderstorm Safety 

SATURDAY: Reception of a WarningReception of a Warning 

 


Tornadoes DO Happen in Cities

 

 

Tornadoes in Cities 

Chicago's Significant Tornadoes

   

Short Version   |    Spanish Version

 

 

Plainfield

 


Illinois Severe Weather Climatology

Flash Flood Safety 

Tornadoes by Time of Year 

Time of Day 

 

  • June 30th, 2014:  Widespread Damaging Winds Show the Importance of Severe Thunderstorm Warnings
  • November 17th, 2013 Tornado Outbreak:  Fourth Largest in Illinois History
  • The 1990 Plainfield F5 Tornado
  • Illinois State Climatologist Tornado Page


    Additional Information

  • NWS Central Illinois Severe Weather Preparedness Week Page
  • National Severe Weather Preparedness Page
  • Indiana Severe Weather Preparedness Week Page
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    Severe Weather Guide

     

     



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