(WHDH) – Wild weather on Monday resulted in tornadoes and severe thunderstorm warnings for Cape Cod and the islands.
A tornado warning was issued for parts of Martha’s Vineyard and Cape Cod, but it expired around noon.
A severe thunderstorm was later found near the island, moving northeast at 65 miles per hour, according to the National Weather Service.
The thunderstorm warning was issued for Northeastern Barnstable and Nantucket counties, but expired at 12:30 pm. m.
Officials warned of damage to trees and power lines from high winds and lighting that accompanied the pouring rain in these areas.
The tornado warning has expired. Parts of the cape are now exposed to a severe thunderstorm warning until 12:30 p.m.. There are still some rotations going on in this storm near Harwich and Brewster. @ 7News picture. Twitter. com / XG5mm3T4df
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