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March 18, 2013

Limestone under thunderstorm warning until 4 p.m.

— Limestone County is under a severe thunderstorm warning until 4 p.m. First reponders have answered several weather-related calls this afternoon, including reports of tree and power pole on fire. Firefighters also responded to a house fire on Pryor Street, though it's unclear if the fire was lightning related. The roof was also blown off a mobile home on Shaw Road.

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