UPDATE: Severe thunderstorm warning ended

Thunderstorm over Hillman Marsh. June 27, 2020. (File photo courtesy of Robert Longphee)

Turbulent weather struck down throughout Windsor-Essex, and Chatham-Kent on Saturday.

A severe thunderstorm warning and watch has ended for both areas. Meteorologists began tracking the storms near Belle River which brought strong winds, and periods of heavy rain. A separate tornado warning was briefly issued for Windsor, Leamington and Essex county.

The weather agency ended the alerts shortly after 9 p.m.