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JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) – The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch in parts of Central Illinois, including Macoupin, Cass and Morgan counties until 2:00a.

Severe thunderstorms capable of Tennis Ball Size Hail and 75 mph winds are likely with any storms. A couple of tornadoes are also possible.

The WCIA 3 Weather team anticipates most of the severe storms to stay west of I-55 tonight, but other areas of rain and storms still appear probable through the night and into the weekend.

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