PEORIA, Ill. — (WMBD) On this episode Your Local Weather Authority talks about the 2004 Roanoke, Illinois tornado and it’s impact on the Parson’s plant and Central Illinois.

Here’s an archived story from that storm.

The National Weather Service Office in Lincoln has a full write up about that storm you can find here.

The team also gave a rundown on the dry weather we’ve seen in Illinois so far this summer and what the forecast could mean for the current drought conditions around parts of the state.