Thunder and lightning storms expected tonight

Tri-City HeraldAugust 16, 2013 

— Thunder and lightning storms are expected in the Tri-Cities area tonight, according to the National Weather Service.

Isolated thunderstorms are already in the Columbia Basin and are accompanied by rain and wind gusts, the weather service said.

The weather service also issued a fire warning because of the lightning.

There is a possibility the storms could carry over into tomorrow, the weather service said.

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