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Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 8:24 p.m. CST • Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013 8:29 p.m. CST

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 3 a.m. Tuesday in Kane County. The National Weather Service forecast calls for showers and thunderstorms later tonight.

Thunderstorms also are likely throughout the day on Tuesday.

According to a hazardous weather outlook issued Monday afternoon, some potential exists for storms to be severe, with damaging winds the primary threat. Hail also is possible.

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