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Severe thunderstorms expected Thursday night

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The primary severe weather threat will be damaging wind gusts of 60 to 70 mph. The primary severe weather threat will be damaging wind gusts of 60 to 70 mph.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A strong cold front will bring a line of strong to severe thunderstorms across north Alabama late Thursday evening and into the overnight hours. 

The primary severe weather threat will be damaging wind gusts of 60 to 70 mph.  An isolated tornado is also possible, mainly across NW Alabama as the storms arrive. 

The storms are expected to gradually weaken as they push across the area. 

Right now it appears that storms will affect NW Alabama and the Shoals between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., the Huntsville Metro and I-65 corridor between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m., and NE  Alabama between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. 

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