Lake County tornado warning expires; funnel clouds were sighted near Silver Bay
A tornado warning that had been in effect for Lake County this afternoon has expired as of 3:45 p.m.
During the warning, at 3:25 p.m., trained weather spotters reported a rotating wall cloud with brief funnel clouds five miles west of Silver Bay.
At 3:35 p.m., spotters reported a funnel cloud closer to the ground three miles north of Silver Bay.
There were no immediate reports of a tornado reaching ground.
A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect for much of the Northland until 10 p.m. Additional severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening.