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UPDATE 7:30 a.m. Aug. 11: Over 4,500 We Energies’ customers are without power.

UPDATE 10:10 p.m.: We Energies has reported that 12,675 of its customers are without power.

ORIGINAL STORY: A strong storm has wreaked havoc in Racine County starting at about 4 p.m. Monday night. About 2 1/2 inches of rain has been reported at about 5:30 p.m. in Racine. More rain is expected.

Here’s what the rain looked like:

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.