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 width=Expect storms unlike anything we've seen in a long time tonight.

That's the message from the National Weather Service to DeWitt County safety officials.

DeWitt County Emergency Management Agency Director Teresa Barnett and DeWitt County Sheriff Jered Shofner stopped by the Regional Radio studios Monday afternoon to inform the public of what to expect, and Barnett says, it isn't encouraging.

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Sheriff Shofner says the open house tonight for the renovated CENCOM center has been canceled.

As of 5:55pm tonight, the Weather Service was tracking 2 storms that have a history of high winds and hail:

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For the latest in severe weather, keep it tuned to The Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM WHOW, 95.9 FM WEZC and online at dewittdailynews.com.

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