Tornado watch expires for several NE Florida, SE Georgia counties

A tornado watch was in effect until 4 p.m. Thursday for Baker and Columbia counties in Florida and Brantley, Charlton, Pierce and Ware counties in Georgia.

A tornado warning was also issued until 1:15 p.m. for Pierce and Ware counties.

LIVE RADAR: Exact Track 4D tracks storms

Thursday was a Weather Authority Alert Day from noon to 4 p.m. as a line of severe storms made its way from Pandhandle to Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida.

In Florida, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday morning that two were killed and two injured when a tornado touched down in the western Panhandle.