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Severe thunderstorms may hit Western, Central Mass.

Two tornado warnings were issued late this afternoon for areas in Franklin and Worcester counties in Western and Central Massachusetts as strong storms rumbled through, but there were no immediate reports of a funnel cloud touching down.

Strong storms with potentially damaging winds, hail, lightning, and rainfall may still continue into the evening, according to a tweet by the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.

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