The National Weather Service has issued a Severe T-storm Warning for Calhoun County until 12:15am. A Severe T-storm Warning remains in effect for Kalamazoo County until 11:30pm.

At 1047 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Climax, or 11 miles east of Portage, moving east at 20 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Battle Creek... Galesburg... Climax... Fulton... Pine Creek... Scotts...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado go at once into the basement or small central room in a sturdy structure.

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

 

Stay with us on-air and online for the latest severe weather updates as we continue to track severe weather across the region.