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HENDRICKS (KMHL) – Wind gusts to near 70 miles an hour were reported last night as strong to severe thunderstorms rumbled through the region.

The National Weather Service says a 70 mile an hour wind gust was reported just south of Hendricks last night. Strong winds also knocked out power in the Arco area. Dime-sized hail was reported near Florence.

Strong winds over 60 miles an hour were reported near Jeffers and Fulda as well.