A possible tornado was spotted near Hinckley Tuesday night, according to a spokesperson with the National Weather Service. A tornado watch remains in effect for DeKalb County through 10 p.m., and a wind advisory through 6 a.m. Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has issued tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings for parts of DeKalb, La Salle and Lee counties, effective through 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, the latest in a wave of severe weather expected to hit tonight.
Matt Bishop, 34, died unexpectedly at his home in Elgin Saturday. He was a Dundee Middle School music teacher for 12 years and participated in the school's band, choir, orchestra, musicals, plays and multiple clubs.
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a tornado watch until 10 p.m. for nearly all of Northern Illinois, including Bureau, Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, La Salle, Lake, Lee, Livingston and McHenry Counties.