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Severe thunderstorm watch issued for KC area canceled at 12:50 am Monday

Posted at 6:40 PM, May 19, 2024

UPDATE: The National Weather Service canceled the severe thunderstorm watch at 12:50 a.m.

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for the Kansas City area until 2 a.m. Monday.

Winds up to 85 mph, two-inch hail and tornadoes are possible, according to the National Weather Service.

Atchison, Doniphan, Johnson, Leavenworth, Linn, Miami and Wyandotte counties in Kansas are included in the watch.

Missouri’s Andrew, Atchison, Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Davis, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Henry, Holt, Jackson, Johnson, Lafayette, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Ray and Worth counties are included, too.