The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for 32 counties in North Dakota.

Included in the alert are Morton, Burleigh, Emmons, McLean, Grant, Sioux, Kidder, Oliver, Mercer, Morton and Sheridan among many others.

Tennis sized hail is possible along with winds up to 70mph and frequent lightning.

UPDATE 7:45PM: A tornado warning has been issued for Morton County until 8:45pm.

When disaster strikes, Townsquare Media’s Severe Weather Action Team (S.W.A.T.) keeps you informed. It is recommended that you keep a battery powered radio handy at all times and keep your radio tuned to Cool 98.7, Hot 97.5, 96.5 The Fox, 103.3 US Country, or Supertalk 1270 when severe weather sweeps through your community.

[National Weather Service]