Premise

Part 1 of 2. The nation's chief meteorologist (Brian Dennehy) learns that three potentially devastating weather systems will likely converge over Chicago and flatten the city in this overblown disaster flick, but a colossal power outage in the area makes it nearly impossible to warn people who live there of the impending disaster. Mitch: Thomas Gibson. Amy: Nancy McKeon.

Cast

Thomas Gibson Mitch Benson
Brian Dennehy Andy Goodman
Randy Quaid Tornado Tommy
Dianne Wiest Shirley Abbott
Andrew Jackson Walt Ashley