Thunderstorms Pass Through NEN

HOWELLS - Strong thunderstorms passed through portions of Northeast Nebraska Monday morning. The storms stayed south of Norfolk. There is a report of .65 of an inch of rain north of Clarkson. The National Weather Service also reports that hail and strong 55 mile per hour winds were reported north of Howells shortly before 7 a.m. A power outage was reported as a result. An overturned gas grill and a blown down basketball goal were among the reports of damage.