Weather update: High winds, hail and even a tornado possible in York County

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Severe thunderstorms with high wind and large hail could hit York County later today and tonight.

Damaging wind gusts of 60 mph or greater will be the main threat, but hail of 1 inch or greater in diameter — as well as a tornado — also are possible, according to the National Weather Service.

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Isolated flooding is possible, especially in areas that experience rapid runoff from heavy rain, the weather service stated in a hazardous weather outlook.

In a separate service announcement, York County was added to a list of counties under a severe thunderstorm watch.

The thunderstorm alert is in effect until 10 p.m. Monday, according to NWS.

The storms are possible between 2 and 10 p.m.