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Weather Service: High winds, hail a threat for northeastern Allegheny

Jeff Himler

The National Weather Service in Moon Township has issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 7:45 p.m. Friday for northeastern Allegheny County.

Locations impacted include Russellton and Curtisville sections of West Deer and McCandless, Hampton and Pine townships.

The service reported a severe thunderstorm over Gibsonia at 7:22 p.m.

The storm was moving east, with expected wind gusts of up to 60 mph and quarter-size hail.

Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible, as well as wind damage to trees and power lines, potentially resulting in outages, according to the report.

Jeff Himler is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Jeff at 724-836-6622, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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