Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Dane County | weather

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for Dane, Columbia and Rock counties Thursday evening.

The warning for Dane and Columbia counties is in effect from 7:06 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., the National Weather Service said. Rock County has a warning until 7:30 p.m. Wind gusts up to 60mph and quarter-size hail are possible in all three counties.

A series of storms stretching from Stoughton to Evansville were moving east at around 6:50 p.m. at 15 mph, the National Weather Service said. At 19:06 a severe gale was over Marshall, moving north at 15 mph.

Hail damage to cars is expected. Roofs, sidings and trees could see wind damage.

“For your protection, go indoors on the bottom floor of a building,” the National Weather Service said.

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