RENO, NV - Rain and hail followed record-breaking heat in northern Nevada Friday afternoon, June 28th.
The National Weather Service in Reno issued a severe thunderstorm warning for South Central Washoe County in Western Nevada, including the City of Reno. The warning was active during the 6:00 pm hour.
Areas experiencing severe weather included Reno, Spanish Springs, Stead, Cold Springs Valley, Northwest Reno and Lemmon Valley. KOLO 8 News Now viewers from across northern Nevada sent in photographs and videos showing downpours, hail stones, and lightning.
There was minor flooding in and around Reno
The National Weather Service also reminds drivers to turn on their headlights.