A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect until 7 pm for southwestern Lauderdale County, Northwestern Clarke County, Northeastern Jasper County, and Southeastern Newton County.
At 6:17 pm, weather radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing nickel-sized hail and damaging winds over 60 mph that was located near Rose Hill or 15 miles southeast of Newton. The storm was moving toward the northeast at 15 mph.
The severe thunderstorm will be near Meehan at 6:50 pm and near Savoy at 6:55 pm.
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