Severe thunderstorms roll through Miami Valley

(WDTN Photo/Tyler Utzka)
(WDTN Photo/Tyler Utzka)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Severe thunderstorm warnings and a tornado warning came late to the Miami Valley Easter Sunday.

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings began being issued around 8 p.m. in the western counties and moved to the east at a rapid rate.

A tornado warning was briefly issued around 11 p.m. in Shelby County but was cancelled minutes later.

The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office is warning people to beware of high winds and hail. They also warn drivers to use caution due to standing water on the roadways.

Storm Team 2 Meteorologist Brian Davis is keeping an eye on high winds that could reach speeds of 60 m.p.h.

Champaign, Clark, Logan, Miami and Shelby Counties all have severe weather warnings until 11:45 Sunday night.

2 NEWS and Storm Team 2 is monitoring this situation and will keep you updated as the situation develop. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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