Quick afternoon storms bring damage and power outages around Hampton Roads

(Photo courtesy of Cynthia Newton)

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – Severe thunderstorms quickly swept through parts of the Hampton Roads area leaving behind damage and power outages, Wednesday evening.

Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued and went until 5:45 p.m. for Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk and Portsmouth.

(Photo courtesy of Hampton Fire-Rescue)

The City of Virginia Beach had a warning that expired at 5:50 p.m. The storms brought heavy rain, hail and gusty winds.

Photos: Strong storms bring hail, eerie clouds

The National Weather Service reported trees down and wind damage in the areas of Oceanview, Willoughby Spit and Norfolk NAS as a result of the storm.

Newport News dispatch that a tree went down on Pin Oak Road.

A tree also fell on a house in the 1300 block of 24th Street. No injuries were reported, according to dispatch.

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According to Hampton dispatch, a tree fell on a home in the 2700 block of Verell Street. No injuries have been reported.

Several thousand power outages happened across the Peninsula. Click here to check the latest on outages.