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UPDATE: Tornado Watch for Racine, Kenosha, Walworth Counties

RACINE/KENOSHA/WALWORTH – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Tornado Watch for Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth Counties. This alert was issued at 7:45 p.m. for southeastern Wisconsin. This weather alert remains in effect until 1 a.m. on June 15. Tornado Watch A Tornado Watch according to the NWS means that weather conditions are favorable […]

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Severe thunderstorm watch issued until 9 p.m. Tuesday night

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued by the National Weather Service from 4:45 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday night for Kenosha, Milwaukee, Racine, Walworth and Waukesha counties. The primary threat: Large hail and damaging winds, according to a press release by the National Weather Service. A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are favorable for […]

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BREAKING: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued Could Bring Hail, High Winds

UPDATE 5:57 p.m.: The National Weather Service canceled the severe thunderstorm watch for Racine County. UPDATE AT 5:49 p.m.: Strong thunderstorms have clustered and are moving into northeastern Racine and Milwaukee counties. The storms are moving at about 40 mph. ORIGINAL STORY: A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued until 8 p.m. Monday night for a […]

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Air Quality Alert, Thunderstorm Watch Issued

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Thursday afternoon issued an orange ozone alert and the National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until midnight Thursday. Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to move into southeast Wisconsin with damaging winds being the biggest concern. Heavy rainfall is possible and could flood some streets. Here’s […]

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued, Hail Possible

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. Monday in 17 counties, including Racine County. A severe thunderstorm watch means that “conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area,” according to the National Weather Service. A hazardous weather outlook issued this morning […]