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Severe thunderstorm warning for Bibb, Jones and Twiggs

A downed pine tree blocks Pierce Drive South during an afternoon storm Wednesday. The tree took out power lines leaving some residents in the neighborhood without power.
A downed pine tree blocks Pierce Drive South during an afternoon storm Wednesday. The tree took out power lines leaving some residents in the neighborhood without power. wmarshall@macon.com

A severe thunderstorm warning expired around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday for Bibb, Jones and Twiggs counties.

About 1,452 Georgia Power customers were without power around 6:50 p.m. on Wednesday.

The storm was traveling about 35 mph and was located near Payne City around 5:50 p.m.

The storm could pack wind gusts of up to 60 mph and could produce up to penny-size hail.

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