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LINCOLN — The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southern Macon County until 9:45 p.m.

The service in a bulletin said that "at 852 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Harristown, or 9 miles west of Decatur, moving southeast at 20 mph."

Wind gusts of 60 mph and quarter-size hail are possible.

"Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees," the weather service said.

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Locations impacted include Decatur, Mount Zion, Harristown, Long Creek, Macon, Niantic, Boody, Hervey City, Elwin and Decatur Airport.

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