Severe thunder storms hit Southwest Georgia

Drivers brave roads during thunderstorm. / Jessica Fairley

Southwest Georgians faced severe thunderstorms and multiple counties were under tornado warning for a short time.

Thunder, lightning, and rain caused a few power outages that led to traffic backups around Albany.

Several local counties including Worth, Lee, and Turner were under a tornado warning for a brief time, but the storm passed quickly.

There have been no reports of any major damage from the storm.