CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A wind advisory is in place for Northeast Ohio through midnight as severe storms are expected to move through the area Thursday evening.
Sustained winds are expected to top out at 35 mph with gusts reaching 50 mph, according to the National Weather Service.
Strong winds may blow down limbs and vulnerable trees.
The Cleveland 19 First Alert meteorologists have issued a First Alert Weather Day on Thursday because of the potential for severe storms, hail, and possibly tornadoes.
Stay with Cleveland 19 News for continuing weather forecasts.