Hail, Funnel Clouds, Tree Damage Mark Afternoon Storms

Bill Reker and Michael Calhoun

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Hail up to five inches in diameter in Sunset Hills and south St. Louis City.  Ping Pong ball size hail was also reported near Lemay and in Freeburg, Mascoutah and Centralia Illinois.

Funnel clouds were reported  East of Granite City, in Fairmont City and Washington Park in Illinois.  A Tornado was spotted four miles Southeast of St. Clair Missouri. No major damage has been reported.

Trees, tree limbs and power lines are reported down in Highland, Greenville, Smithboro and Chester Illinois.   A two foot diameter tree fell on a home at Brittany Place and Highway N in Cottleville Missouri, in St. Charles County.

In Fenton, one spotter reported an inch and a quarter of rain in just 90 minutes.

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