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Midwest Storms: Winds Slice Ohio; Floods Slam Michigan

LANSING, Mich. — U.S. Open play has been suspended due to severe weather moving into the area, according to the golf tournament’s official Twitter account.

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Flood warnings and watches extend from Midwest to Atlantic

The action at Merion Golf Club just outside Philadelphia isn’t the only fun the severe storm is spoiling as rain and other nasty weather punches east.

Severe thunderstorms were predicted from New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania down to northern Virginia. Soaking rain was likely from Massachusetts to West Virginia.

The National Weather Service’s latest report says that the great impact will be damaging winds, large hail and possibly tornadoes. The weather is expected to intensify in the early afternoon, the service reports.

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