Sources are reporting some power outages in the area.
The most recent report was just a few minutes ago in the 200 block of Atwood.
Reports of a transformer that had blown and wires were down.
COMED has confirmed they are working 38 power outages, at the time of writing this.
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST THURSDAY... * WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * WHERE...Portions of northwest Indiana and central, north central and northeast Illinois. * WHEN...Through 4 AM CST Thursday. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects and could compromise some outdoor tent structures. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Difficult travel is expected for high profile vehicles. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
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