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A line of strong to severe thunderstorms tracked through the lower peninsula of Michigan during the afternoon and evening of July 20, 2019, prompting the issuance of a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in addition to several Severe Thunderstorm and Special Marine Warnings. The storms led to numerous reports of wind damage across SE Michigan and resulted in approximately 610,000 customers losing power across the state.

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