Columbus and Central Ohio Weather

(WCMH) — Strong thunderstorms across central Ohio brought large hail and strong winds which caused storm damage across the region.

A tornado watch is currently active for multiple counties in the region till 9:00pm.

Golf-ball sized hail accompanied a strong thunderstorms in Carroll and Zanesville around 4pm that also brought winds up to 70 mph.

Strong storm damage was also reported in Fairfield County with high winds ripping apart structures in the afternoon.