BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Severe weather moved through the region early Thursday evening and left more than 59,000 people without power at the peak of the storm.

A tree was uprooted in Annapolis, after the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for the area.

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Meteorologist Meg McNamara said there were no shortages of damaging winds in the area as the storm rolled through. A wind gust of over 63 mph was reported in Anne Arundel County.

As the storm moved through the region, ominous clouds were spotted in the sky.

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Almost 60,000 people were without power at the peak of the storm.

There were reports of down trees and some flooded roadways. There weren’t reports of injuries.

A WJZ viewer captured this amazing video of storm clouds over the Bay Bridge.

The National Weather Service will confirm if a tornado did touch down in Maryland during the storm.

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Correction: In an earlier version of this story we said MEMA issued the weather alert. That was incorrect. The NWS issues weather alerts. We apologize for the error. 

CBS Baltimore Staff