Severe storms move through southeast Georgia and parts of Central Florida

Tornado watch was issued for Marion, Flagler counties

Severe storms including tornadoes will continue to be possible in southeast Georgia and parts of Central Florida.

A severe thunderstorm warning was in effect for Marion County until 4 p.m.

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The tornado watch that had been in effect for most of the day has been expanded to include Marion and Flagler counties in Florida.

A tornado watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes. Be ready to take action if a warning issued.

The severe weather threat will wind down gradually through the evening.

By the time this reaches the Orlando area, this should weaken considerably.

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Jonathan Kegges joined the News 6 team in June 2019 as the Weekend Morning Meteorologist. Jonathan comes from Roanoke, Virginia where he covered three EF-3 tornadoes and deadly flooding brought on by Hurricanes Florence and Michael.