Thunderstorm Damage and Wind Gust Reports from 10/26

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
222 PM CDT THU OCT 28 2010

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0512 AM     TSTM WND DMG     5 NNE FORRESTON         42.19N 89.54W
10/26/2010                   OGLE               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ONE LARGE TREE DOWN ABOUT 5 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF
            FORRESTON NEAR THE STEPHENSON COUNTY BORDER.

0541 AM     TORNADO          3 ESE ASHTON            41.85N 89.17W
10/26/2010                   LEE                IL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            EF1 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR MERIDIAN RD...ESE OF
            ASHTON. OUTBUILDINGS AND SILO WERE DAMAGED. GRAIN CART
            FLIPPED. NUMEROUS 2X4S SPEARED INTO GROUND. WINDS EST AT
            95 MPH. DELAYED REPORT.

0545 AM     TSTM WND DMG     5 NW ROCKFORD           42.32N 89.13W
10/26/2010                   WINNEBAGO          IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            A FEW TREES AND WIRES DOWN IN THE UNINCORPORATED PORTION
            OF ROCKFORD.

0552 AM     DOWNBURST        6 NE ROCHELLE           41.98N 88.98W
10/26/2010                   OGLE               IL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            DAMAGE TO A HOG CONFINEMENT BUILDING. ROOF LIFTED ON PART
            OF THE BLDG AND UNDERLYING WOOD STRUCTURE RIPPED OUT AND
            DEPOSITED IN FIELD. WINDS EST AT 75 TO 80 MPH. DELAYED
            REPORT.

0655 AM     TSTM WND DMG     2 W ELBURN              41.89N 88.51W
10/26/2010                   KANE               IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            BARN DAMAGED ON FRANCIS ROAD. POWER POLES DOWN AND SHED
            DESTROYED ON KESLINGER ROAD.

0655 AM     TORNADO          2 NW ELBURN             41.91N 88.51W
10/26/2010                   KANE               IL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            EF1 TORNADO CONFIRMED- PATH LENGTH APPROX 3/4 MILE...
            PATH WIDTH 50 FEET. TWO BARNS AND A GRAIN BIN DESTROYED
            WITH A PHONE POLE SNAPPED AT ONE FARMSTED... MINOR DAMAGE
            TO A HOUSE AND TWO OTHER FARMSTEDS.

0658 AM     TSTM WND DMG     WATSEKA                 40.78N 87.73W
10/26/2010                   IROQUOIS           IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            POWER LINES DOWN IN PARTS OF TOWN.

0703 AM     TSTM WND GST     ST. CHARLES             41.92N 88.30W
10/26/2010  E60.00 MPH       KANE               IL   NWS EMPLOYEE

            WINDS ESTIMATED AT 55-60 MPH BY RETIRED NWS EMPLOYEE.

0714 AM     TSTM WND GST     DUPAGE AIRPORT          41.92N 88.25W
10/26/2010  M61.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   ASOS

            3 PLANES REPORTED FLIPPED OVER AND DAMAGED

0715 AM     FUNNEL CLOUD     2 S CHEBANSE            40.97N 87.91W
10/26/2010                   IROQUOIS           IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            FUNNEL CLOUD SIGHTED NEAR 3250N AND 1100 EAST ROAD.

0715 AM     TSTM WND DMG     NAPERVILLE              41.76N 88.15W
10/26/2010                   DUPAGE             IL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SOUTH LOBBY WINDOWS OF NICOR OFFICE ON FERRY RD SUFFERED
            WIND DAMAGE. SEVERAL WINDOWS WEERE BLOWN IN...WITH GLASS
            STREWN ABOUT THE FLOOR IN THE LOBBY.

0723 AM     TSTM WND GST     5 SE BOURBONNAIS        41.11N 87.83W
10/26/2010  M61.00 MPH       KANKAKEE           IL   MESONET

0731 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LAKE VILLA              42.42N 88.08W
10/26/2010                   LAKE               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TREE LIMBS BLOCKING ROADWAY NEAR INTERSECTION OF
            FARIFIELD ROAD AND HAWTHORNE DRIVE.

0733 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LINDENHURST             42.42N 88.03W
10/26/2010                   LAKE               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            *** 1 INJ *** LARGE TREE DOWNED AND BRANCH WENT THROUGH A
            CAR IMPALING A WOMAN.

0733 AM     TSTM WND DMG     ANTIOCH                 42.47N 88.08W
10/26/2010                   LAKE               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            WIRES AND LARGE TREE LIMBS DOWN ACROSS ROADWAYS.

0736 AM     FUNNEL CLOUD     ST. ANNE                41.02N 87.72W
10/26/2010                   KANKAKEE           IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            POSSIBLE FUNNEL CLOUD SIGHTED NEAR ST. ANNE.

0740 AM     TORNADO          4 E PEOTONE             41.33N 87.72W
10/26/2010                   WILL               IL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            EF2 TORNADO CONFIRMED - PATH LENGTH APPROX 1 MILE... PATH
            WIDTH 200 YARDS. ROOF REMOVED OFF HOUSE... EXTERIOR WALLS
            COLLAPSED... DETACHED GARAGE COMPLETELY DESTROYED.

0750 AM     TSTM WND DMG     WINTHROP HARBOR         42.48N 87.83W
10/26/2010                   LAKE               IL   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            SEVERAL TREE LIMBS DOWN THROUGHOUT THE AREA. LARGE LIMBS
            DOWN ON POWERLINES ON 600 BLOCK OF WHITNEY AVENUE KNOCKED
            OUT POWER TO RESIDENTS.

0755 AM     TSTM WND DMG     HARVEY                  41.61N 87.65W
10/26/2010                   COOK               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            MULTIPLE LARGE TREE BRANCHES...6 TO 8 INCHES IN
            DIAMETER...DOWN SOUTH OF 155TH AVE BETWEEN WOOD ST AND
            HALSTEAD.

0810 AM     FUNNEL CLOUD     3 ESE CRETE             41.44N 87.56W
10/26/2010                   WILL               IL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            FUNNEL CLOUD SIGHTED ON ILLINOIS SIDE OF ILLINOIS/INDIANA
            STATE LINE WEST OF ST. JOHN.

0820 AM     TSTM WND DMG     1 E REMINGTON           40.76N 87.13W
10/26/2010                   JASPER             IN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            TELEPHONE POLE SNAPPED.

0824 AM     TSTM WND DMG     WHEATFIELD              41.19N 87.05W
10/26/2010                   JASPER             IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TREE TOPS SNAPPED OFF...TREES DOWN AND DEBRIS ON ROADS IN
            RUSTLING OAKS SUBDIVISION...COUNTY RD 1100N AND 400W.

0833 AM     TORNADO          4 SE MALDEN             41.33N 86.97W
10/26/2010                   PORTER             IN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            EF0 TORNADO CONFIRMED - PATH LENGTH APPROX 200 YARDS...
            PATH WIDTH 30 YARDS WIDE. OUTBUILDING DAMAGED.


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RC



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