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Strong storms pack punch, take down some limbs in Ontario, Seneca counties (photos)

Strong thunderstorms packing damaging winds and plenty of lightning moved through the Finger lakes on Wednesday. In particular, a potent line of storms passed through Ontario, then northern Seneca counties causing some damage in parts.


Large tree limbs and some smaller trees were reported fallen. No structural damage was immediately reported in Seneca County.

Wind gusts in excess of 60 mph had been reported in Ontario County when the cell moved through there. Despite the hefty winds less than 100 households were reported without power after the storms moved through Ontario and Seneca counties.

Check out the FingerLakes1.com Weather Center for the latest forecast information.



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