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    Locally Severe Storms Hit Northeast, Ohio Valley

    By pydynowskik
    July 22, 2013, 3:04:55 AM EDT

    The severe weather threat is ended. This news story is no longer live. For a recap of the events from earlier Saturday, scroll down below.

    Severe Storms to End Ohio Valley, Northeast Heat Wave
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    The beneficial aspect of the severe weather is that more comfortable air will follow for many on Sunday.

    UPDATES: (All times are listed in EDT)

    6:43 p.m. EDT Saturday: Flash flooding made roads impassable in parts of Highland County, Ohio.

    6:25 p.m. EDT Saturday: Storms and showers beginning to develop near New York City.

    5:55 p.m. EDT Saturday: Strong storm, with possible pea-sized hail and wind gusts, moving toward Springfield, Mass.

    5:23 p.m. EDT Saturday: Police report trees down in Sidney and Vassalboro, Maine, northeast of Augusta.

    5:18 p.m. EDT Saturday: Strong storm with gusty winds and heavy downpours headed toward Allentown, Pa.

    5:12 p.m. EDT Saturday: Forty-one storm reports so far from the Ohio Valley and the Northeast.

    4:41 p.m. EDT Saturday: Severe storms are heading toward Augusta, Maine.

    4:35 p.m. EDT Saturday: 60 mph thunderstorm gust was reported in Newtown, Ohio, northeast of Cincinnati.

    4:26 p.m. EDT Saturday: 4:26 p.m.: Temperatures at Cincinnati, Ohio, dropped from 84 degrees to 73 degrees in just 20 minutes as a thunderstorm passed through.

    4:16 p.m. EDT Saturday: NWS Boston determined that the 73 mph thunderstorm gust at Norwood, Mass., was erroneous.

    4:10 p.m. EDT Saturday: Slightly more than 2 inches of rain fell in 1.5 hours near Wilmington, Ohio.

    4:02 p.m. EDT Saturday: A 73 mph wind gust occurred at Norwood, Mass., with thunderstorms moving through the area.

    3:48 p.m. EDT Saturday: Up to 1.25 inches of rain reported in the last hour, with another 1 inch possible, in parts of Clinton, Warren and Greene counties in Ohio.

    3:25 p.m. EDT Saturday: Thunderstorm closing in on Foxboro, Mass., home to Gillette Stadium where Bon Jovi is playing Saturday night.

    3:03 p.m. EDT Saturday: About 1 foot of water covered State Road 46 in Spencer, Ind., according to amateur radio report to NWS Indianapolis.

    2:40 p.m. EDT Saturday: Tree down near West Burke, Vt.

    2:07 p.m. EDT Saturday: A thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds was located near Millville, Pa., heading toward Berwick and Bloomsburg, Pa.


    2:06 p.m. EDT Saturday: A new severe thunderstorm watch box has been issued from southeastern Maine to just north of New York City. This box includes Boston and is in effect until 9 p.m.

    1:59 p.m. EDT Saturday: A severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds and frequent lightning was located naer Sutton, Vt., heading eastward.

    1:10 p.m. EDT Saturday: Severe thunderstorm watch box has been issued from Cincinnati, Ohio, to Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, Md. This watch box is in effect through 9 p.m.


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