However, the hardest hit areas were north of Racine County. Straight line winds remain the main concern along with a slight risk of severe thunderstorms.
Racine County is not included in the the thunderstorm watch, but the area did see heavy rain falls and windy conditions.
- 11:15 a.m.: A tree over by the Root River near Seven Mile Road was reportedly on fire, the Caledonia Fire Department is on scene.
- 11:20 a.m. West Boulevard and Washington there’s a power line down, which cars are driving over. No sparking, but rescue crews are on their way.
- 11:35 a.m. 31 and 4 Mile Road: Traffic Lights out at the intersection.
- 11:37 a.m. a tree struck a house and the whole porch came down with it, but we didn’t catch the address.
We’ll keep you posted on power outages, traffic, and downed trees.
Editor’s Note: A previous version of this story should have mentioned that the thunderstorm watch was meant for counties north of Racine County.