Severe weather moves through central Nebraska overnight

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Rain, lightning and hail made its way through central Nebraska as storms crossed the state overnight.

The heavy rainfall over the past few days has led to some flooding in the area. One of those places impacted by flooding is the Eddy Street Underpass in Grand Island. We've also heard reports of rural roads dealing with flooding.

Grand Island Fire said Tuesday morning that roads are still wet and there's a lot of standing water throughout town.

You are urged to drive extra careful when you head out this morning and if you come across a flooding road remember to turn around, don't drown.

A tornado warning was issued just after midnight for multiple counties including northern Buffalo County with the National Weather Service telling people in Amherst, Miller, Pleasanton and Ravenna to take shelter.

A storm chaser reported a tornado near Miller around that time. There are no confirmed reports of damage at this time.

The severe weather also caused power outages to some in the Kearney area. Crews with the Nebraska Public Power District worked earlier in the morning to restore power to more than 500 customers, according to the NPPD Outage Map.

Southern Public Power District said the weather affected customers in a large area of Merrick County. In a Facebook post from the company's official page, they said power was restored but with more weather coming you should keep this number nearby to report an outage: 800-579-3019.

The Grand Island Fire Department posted an image showing a tree knocked down from the storms overnight.

If you received any damage from the severe weather that rolled through, please share your images with us. You can do so by submitting them HERE.



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