BEATRICE - A line of thunderstorms extending across southeast Nebraska and northeast Kansas early Friday night brought gusty winds, dime-sized hail and downpours.
Some of the heaviest rain and dime-sized hail fell south of Fairbury, near the Nebraska-Kansas state line. Small hail was reported near the villages of Belvidere and Oak. Fairbury and Daykin both received one-and-a-half inches of rain from the storm line.
Thunderstorm wind gusts of 55 to 65 miles per hour were reported in Jefferson and Thayer Counties.
Storm warnings were issued for Jefferson County in Nebraska and Republic, Washington and Marshall Counties in Kansas.