Severe weather is moving into southeastern Michigan and a Tornado Watch is posted until 10 p.m. for parts of the region.
AccuWeather and the National Weather Service says scattered thunderstorms are expected and could produce heavy rainfall. Some of the storms could drop hail up to two inches in diameter on the area. Wind gusts up to 70-miles per hour also are possible.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Fighting for Inclusion, Detroit's Place in Civil Rights History
The Tornado Watch is posted until 10 p.m. for Wayne, Washtenaw, Monroe, Branch, Calhoun, Hillsdale, Jackson, and Lenawee counties.READ MORE: Karen Carter, and Others Metro Detroiters Chipped In To Help Salvation Army’s Bed and Bread Radiothon
A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area.MORE NEWS: Granholm Confirmed By Senate To Be Next Energy Secretary