30th Anniversary of the Great Plainfield Tornado

A moment of silence for the remembrance of everyone who remembered the day... The day this happened, I was due to go to work doing a tile installation for a client who worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation. He went out on that emergency. I knew it was a real bad storm because even…Read more 30th Anniversary of the Great Plainfield Tornado

Tornado Hits Oak Forest, Illinois

The Versatileer Blog has been shut down all week due to having no power, after a major derecho storm spawning 15 different tornadoes came through on Monday about 4:00 pm. The local storm was identified as an EF-1 tornado in Oak Forest, Illinois by the National Weather Service: We confirmed an EF-1 tornado with peak…Read more Tornado Hits Oak Forest, Illinois