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Severe weather continues to threaten the Midwest

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Severe weather from the Midwest makes its way into Ann Arbor, MI Monday afternoon. (Source: WDIV/CNN) Severe weather from the Midwest makes its way into Ann Arbor, MI Monday afternoon. (Source: WDIV/CNN)
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    After tornadoes and flash floods hit the middle of the country on Sunday, residents of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Tennessee and Arkansas braced for more severe weather Monday.
    After tornadoes and flash floods hit the middle of the country on Sunday, residents of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Tennessee and Arkansas braced for more severe weather Monday.

(RNN) – After battering the Midwest with everything from snow to severe thunderstorms, moderate severe weather threatened the same region on Monday.

A number of Ohio counties were under tornado warnings Monday night, with some reporting large hail.

Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued for several counties in central and southeastern Michigan, including Detroit, until late Monday, according to WDIV.

Flash flooding, high winds and hail are expected to his those areas of Michigan as well.

Meanwhile, crews in Wyoming worked to reopen Interstate 80, which was closed Sunday after a late season snow.

As of Monday morning, no deaths had been reported from a multistate weather outbreak over the weekend.

Preliminary reports indicate there were 27 tornadoes in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and South Dakota on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. This is after 14 possible tornadoes struck on Saturday in Missouri, Kansas, Idaho and Alabama.

Hail varying in size of up to a quarter was seen across the tornado-afflicted area on Sunday, as well as across Indiana and Illinois.

Central Iowa experienced severe storms, including wind, hail and possible tornadoes Sunday, with damage reported, WHO-HD reported via Twitter. Most of the damage occurred south of the town of Yale, IA.

At least one tornado touched down Sunday in Clay County, NE, where one person was reported injured, according to a CNN report.

Buildings in the downtown area of Sutton, NE, were badly damaged, with roofs torn off and windows smashed.

Farm structures, including grain bins and pivots, sustained damage in Nebraska, according to the National Weather Service.

About 500 cattle escaped in Sioux, IA, after a suspected tornado wrecked a dairy farm.

Damaged homes were reported in Saunders, NE, and Union, SD.

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