weather http://northernpublicradio.org en NIU Meteorologist: Sandy Threat Low in Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org/post/niu-meteorologist-sandy-threat-low-illinois <p>Northern Illinois has a good chance to avoid the threats of damaging winds and massive rains from Superstorm Sandy.&nbsp; That's the conclusion of NIU meteorologist Gilbert Sebenste, who's been tracking the storm on the east coast.&nbsp; Tue, 30 Oct 2012 10:12:05 +0000 Dan Klefstad & Jenna Dooley 20554 at http://northernpublicradio.org NIU Meteorologist: Sandy Threat Low in Illinois