An unusually large and strong late-season storm system ripped through several Midwest states, spawning tornadoes and tearing through homes and overturning cars along its path.
Submitted by Dawn Healey Timeless Emotions Photography.
Courtesy of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department.
From Melissa Grindstaff via Facebook
Submitted via Facebook by Tambi S.
Submitted via Facebook by Lynn S.
Submitted via Facebook by Aracelis M.
Submitted via Facebook by Julie O.
Submitted via Facebook by Amy B.
Submitted via Facebook by Morgan M.
From viewer Sarah W.
Submitted via Facebook by Adam W.
Submitted via Twitter by Jacqueline W.
Submitted via Facebook by Terri S.
Submitted via Facebook by Lee Ann Van Meter
Submitted via Facebook by Brooke L.
Submitted via Facebook by Tiffany S.
Submitted via Twitter
Submitted via Indiana State Police Twitter.
Submitted via Facebook.
Posed to Twitter by Kathryn Swartz
Posted to Twitter by Alijah Purdy.
Posted to Twitter by Anthony Khoury.
Posted to Twitter by Andy Wycislo.
Posted to Twitter by Brandon Sullivan.
Menacing clouds seen over Soldier Field in Chicago. Posted to Twitter by Jackson Kulikowski.
Posted to Twitter by Fred Zwicky.
People examine the aftermath of a tornado touchdown in Pekin, Illinois. Posted to Twitter by Jack Lance.
People were advised to take shelter at the Chicago Bears game at Soldier Field. Posted to Twitter by Matt Lindner.
Damage in Washington, Ill., after a tornado touchdown. Posted to Twitter by Brandon Sullivan.
Hail in Streator, Ill., posted to Twitter by the Ozzie Guillen Foundation account.
A tornado near Roanoke, Ill., captured by storm chaser Adam Lucio.
via Anthony Khoury, Twitter
via Chris Khoury, Twitter