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Storms racing through area

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The first line of strong to severe thunderstorms has pushed through most of the Toledo area.  Temperatures have already dropped almost 20 degrees, as the cold rain held aloft landed across northwest Ohio.  We also had a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Monroe County, Michigan.  That expired at 4:08 p.m.

Wind is the biggest threat later this afternoon and evening.  These storms are different than yesterday's.  They will form into lines, ahead of and alongside a strong cold front that will chop Wednesday's high temperatures.  Yesterday, the storms formed as individual pieces, so hail was a bigger factor.

We're also tracking a second line of storms coming out of Indiana.  This was near Van Wert and will move closer to the metro area by around 6:00 p.m. 

More rain arrives tomorrow and early Thursday.  Expect that strong front to knock back our summer-like feel. 

We may break into afternoon programming if storms turn severe or need special attention.  You can also download our free app in many app stores. 
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