The National Weather Service forecasts a severe thunderstorm may hit the Northville-Novi area this afternoon.
A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued by the NWS and is in effect until 5 p.m.
The warning affects these areas: Northville, Novi, Livonia, Salem, Canton, Milford, Whitmore Lake, Southfield and Birmingham.
Quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 MPH have been reported by weather spotters "along a line extending from Novi to Whitmore Lake and moving east at 35 MPH," according to the NWS.
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