Storm Clouds Loom Over Chicago Suburb Amid Severe Weather Warning

Lightning flashed in the clouds looming over Mundelein, Illinois, on Wednesday evening, September 12, as the National Weather Service issued severe thunderstorm and tornado warnings for parts of the state.

Local reports said the stoms brought lightning and heavy rain, but authorities in Mundelein stopped short of sounding a tornado siren.

Sirens rang out in several towns in the area, but there were no reports of funnel cloud formation, the Daily Herald reported. Credit: Sarah Elizabeth via Storyful