All posts tagged "Brad Hruza"
Elburn stormchaser revisits Moore tornado site
ELBURN—Elburn resident and professional storm chaser Brad Hruza headed down to Moore, Okla., on Wednesday to visit the area that was struck by a deadly tornado on the afternoon of May 20. Hruza, 37, had previously visited...
- Posted July 19, 2013
Local resident warns of potentially severe winter weather
ELBURN—There have been only five years since 1884 where the Chicagoland area didn't experience measurable snowfall before Dec. 9. One of those years is 2011.
- Posted December 16, 2011
Local storm chaser debunks tornado myths
True or false: Tornados do not typically strike valleys, and therefore are not a threat to Elburn and the surrounding area. If you answered “true,” you might be surprised to learn that tornados can indeed hit valleys and...
- Posted July 8, 2011
Stay safe during storms
Brad Hruza of Elburn shows a picture of a storm in Elburn last October during a presentation at the Sugar Grove Library on Saturday.
- Posted May 27, 2011
ELBURNâ€”Brad Hruza was fascinated by clouds and storms while growing up in Iowa. And his interest in inclement weather only grew stronger when he was exposed to an abundance of lightning and tornadoes after moving to Illinois...
- Posted June 25, 2010
Earthquake shakes the area
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported a magnitude 3.8 earthquake occurred just before 4 a.m. in Northern Illinois. The USGS estimates nearly 11 million people felt "a light shaking."
- Posted February 10, 2010