Severe thunderstorm warning expires in Wayne County

Severe thunderstorm located over Belleville

WAYNE COUNTY, Mich. – A severe thunderstorm warning issued for Wayne County expired at 4 p.m. Monday.

The National Weather Service announced the warning around 2:55 p.m.

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Metro Detroit is under a marginal risk for severe weather on Monday afternoon.

Weather officials said a severe thunderstorm was located at 2:54 p.m. over Belleville. It was moving east at 20 mph.

Storms were expected to bring wind gusts of up to 60 mph.

The storm was expected to affect the following locations:

  • Romulus -- 3:15 p.m.
  • Flat Rock -- 3:20 p.m.
  • Taylor and Greenfield Village -- 3:25 p.m.
  • Trenton and Grosse Ile -- 3:35 p.m.
  • Wyandotte -- 3:40 p.m.

Brownstown Township, Inkster, Melvindale, Gibraltar, Sumpter Township, New Boston, Riverview, Wayne, Willow and Ecorse were also expected to be affected, NWS officials said.

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