What was dubbed a "chiclone" on Twitter did not prove to be particularly brutal in Chicago. While heavy rain and strong winds caused power outages and flight delays, it did not seem to be the biggest storm in 70 years as predicted.
The rest of the Midwest, however, was not so lucky. The Associated Press reports that eight tornadoes touched down in Indiana, and three in Wisconsin. St. Louis also saw massive storm damage, and North Dakota got 10 inches of snow.
As the region cleans up from yesterday's storms, many of us are still seeing some serious wind gusts. How did you survive Chiclone 2010? Check out how others fared below.