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Clean-up Underway After Damaging Storms in New England

A line of thunderstorms moved across northern New England and left thousands of people in the dark.

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    The National Weather Service confirms that a microburst touched down in Plaistow, New Hampshire, Monday. Clean-up is underway. (Published Tuesday, July 19, 2016)

    Clean-up is underway all across New England after powerful storms tore through the region. 

    A line of thunderstorms moved across northern New England and left thousands of people in the dark. 

    The line of thunderstorms had strong wind gusts. There also were reports of hail and even a pair of tornado warnings. 

    The National Weather Service confirmed that a microburst touched down in Haverhill, Massachusetts. 

    Microburst Touches Down in Haverhill, Mass.

    [NECN] Microburst Touches Down in Haverhill, Mass.
    A microburst touched down in Haverhill, Massachusetts on Monday afternoon. (Published Monday, July 18, 2016)

    Tom Hawley from the National Weather Service said golf ball-sized hail was reported in northern New Hampshire. 

    In Maine, about 10,000 homes and businesses lost power. About 2,000 customers were in the dark in New Hampshire. 

    Severe Weather Whips Through Parts of Massachusetts

    [NECN] Severe Weather Whips Through Parts of Massachusetts
    Power outages and property damage were reported across New England Monday afternoon after strong storms and a reported tornado passed through the area. (Published Monday, July 18, 2016)

    A meteorologist near New Sweden, Maine, confirmed a tornado moving east in the area, according to necn's Michael Page.

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