Archive for June 2021

Severe Weather Sunday

Tornado Warning including Bolingbrook IL, Orland Park IL, Tinley Park IL until 11:45 PM CDT pic.twitter.com/cKzplWj7Cp— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) June 21, 2021 Overcast Sunday, and the Storm Prediction Center issued warnings of severe weather Sunday night—thunderstorms, damaging winds, possible tornadoes for Illinois, including Dekalb County and Cook County. A wall cloud was spotted in DeKalb... Read more »

Saturday Thunderstorm

Saturday Thunderstorm
There was a chance of rain on Saturday, but people were watering their tomatoes anyway. The sign on the bank on my way to the grocery store read 90 degrees at 9:15. The sky was hot and blue. When I got home, I washed my yard work pants, and hung them outside to dry. There... Read more »

Feels Like Midsummer

Feels Like Midsummer
Meteorological summer begins on June 1, and the calendar is just past the first week of June. In the old Celtic calendar, which was based on solstices and equinoxes, summer season begins on May 1 –about halfway between the spring equinox and the summer solstice. August 1, halfway between the summer solstice and the fall... Read more »
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