UPDATE 10:45 a.m.: A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued until 11:45 a.m. for Racine County by the National Weather Service.

A line of severe thunderstorms have been spotted from Markesan to Jefferson and Rockton. The storm is moving east at 55 mph. However, wind gusts of up to 70 mph have been noted. The National Weather Service is warning residents to expect damage to trees, mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.

UPDATE 10 a.m.: The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 3 p.m. for southeastern Wisconsin.

Original story: Racine County residents are in for a roller coaster ride of weather Monday.

FOX 6 Now is reporting that after temperatures overnight fall to the 60s, two rounds of storms will roll into the area – one around lunchtime and another in late afternoon or early evening.

“Severe t-storms are likely, especially the second round. Tornadoes, very strong winds and hail will be possible,” the station’s forecast reads.

The high temperature for Monday is predicted to reach 85 with dewpoints in the low 60s and then fall to a more seasonable 77 with more comfortable dewpoints of around 55, the forecast continues.

 

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