SEVERE T-STORM UPDATE: Watches canceled for area

TOLEDO (WTVG) - *12:55 a.m. Update*

The severe thunderstorm watch has been canceled for the northern half of the area, including the metro Toledo area. The severe thunderstorm watch continues through 3 a.m. for Paulding, Putnam, Hancock, Seneca, Huron, Allen and Wyandot counties.

While the risk of widespread severe weather has dropped over the past hour, we're not out of the woods just yet. Frequent lightning, 1-inch hail, and wind gusts over 45 mph are still possible.

Stay storm aware tonight. Please set your weather radio to alert mode, and/or have the First Warning Weather app downloaded. You can customize those alerts.

We will have updates on-air, online, and on Facebook through the evening.

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