A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Crawford County and southern Ashtabula County in northeastern Ohio, according to National Weather Service in Cleveland.
The warning is in effect until 4:45 p.m.
At 3:37, a severe thunderstorm was located over Pymatuning Central, or 19 miles west of Meadville, moving east at 30 mph, according to the weather service. Sixty mph wind gusts and nickel-sized hail are possible, according to the service.
Locations impacted include Meadville, Orwell, Andover, Linesville, Adamsville, Pymatuning Central, Harmonsburg, Guys Mills, Pymatuning North, Atlantic, Hartsgrove, Roaming Shores, Cochranton, Saegertown, Cherry Valley, Conneaut Lake, Jamestown, Rock Creek, Blooming Valley and Townville.
A flood advisory is also in effect until 7 p.m. for western Crawford County.
At 3:02, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to slow moving thunderstorms moving into western Crawford County. Between two and three inches of rain were expected with these storms between 3 and 4:30.
Some locations that may experience flooding include Meadville, Linesville, Harmonsburg, Pymatuning North, Pymatuning Central, Saegertown, Conneautville, Conneaut Lake, Springboro, Conneaut Lakeshore, Geneva and Hartstown.