The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the region. The warning is in effect until 1:45 a.m.
At 12:28 a.m. a severe thunderstorm was located near Chelsea. The storm is moving east at 35 mph. The storm should be near Dexter at 12:50 a.m. and Saline and Ann Arbor around 1:05 a.m. according to the National Weather Service.
Torrential rains are falling with the storm and could cause flas flooding. The tornado watch remains in effect until 3 a.m.
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