5 tornadoes touch down in northeast Colorado; no damage, injuries reported

DENVER - The 24/7 Weather team says at least five tornadoes touched down in northeast Colorado on Wednesday.

Three were spotted in Washington County, one in Phillips and one in Weld.

No damage or injuries were reported.

The storm bands that caused numerous warnings and watches on Wednesday are rapidly moving northeast, but the 24/7 Weather Team says conditions are right for severe thunderstorms to develop throughout the evening in the Denver area and across the northeastern plains. 

Golf ball sized hail and wind gusts up to 70 mph were reported in some areas along the Front Range, with up to 3 inches of hail falling in Washington County.

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Severe thunderstorm watches and warning are also active for numerous Front Range areas, including Denver, Adams, Boulder, Douglas, Jefferson, Larimer and Weld counties, until 8 p.m.

See the complete list of warnings and watches.

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This will be the first round of severe storms for the season in Colorado.

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