A storm rolled through Chicago, Illinois, on Monday, August 29, as the National Weather Service (NWS) warned of destructive winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning in the area.
This timelapse footage, posted to Twitter by Madison Bass, shows clouds and rain descending upon Chicago.
The NWS issued a severe thunderstorm warning and a special marine warning in the Chicago area. Earlier in the day, the weather service said the possibility of a “brief tornado” could not be ruled out. Credit: Madison Bass via Storyful