Multiple severe storms and tornadoes have caused damage throughout the state. Click here to see all updates on the event.
On Nov. 26, President Obama declared Champaign, Douglas, Fayette, Grundy, Jasper, LaSalle, Massac, Pope, Tazewell, Vermilion, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, Will and Woodford counties federal disaster areas. People in those counties who were affected by the Nov. 17 tornadoes can now apply for federal assistance that could help them with uninsured losses or damage. For information about registering for federal assistance, click one of the links below (for English and Spanish).