Severe thunderstorm warning expires in Monroe, Wayne Counties

Severe storms located at 11:28 a.m.

Severe thunderstorm on Saturday (WDIV)

A severe thunderstorm warning for Monroe and Wayne Counties expired at 12 p.m. on Saturday.

A severe thunderstorm was located over Carleton at 11:28 a.m. on Saturday. The National Weather Service reports that the storm is moving northeast at 50 mph.

Wind gusts of up to 60 mph are possible, the NWS says.

Here’s when the storm is expected to arrive in locations around Southeast Michigan:

  • 11:40 a.m.: Grosse Ille and Romulus
  • 11:45 a.m.: Taylor and Trenton
  • 11:50 a.m.: Wyandotte
  • 11:55 a.m. Dearborn

Newport, Brownstown Township, Melvindale, Gibraltar, South Rockwood, Riverview, Rockwood, Willow, Ecorse and Allen Park could also be impacted by the thunderstorm.

Residents should move to an interior room on the lowest floor of their buildings.

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