6 reported tornadoes Wednesday in metro Denver

KUSA - Six confirmed tornadoes were reported Wednesday afternoon. A confirmed tornado was located over Watkins. A rain-wrapped tornado was reported near the corner of Tower and Smith roads in Denver. There were no reports of serious damage or injuries.

The storms dropped heavy rain and hail around the Denver area. They knocked down trees and caused minor street flooding. Tornado sirens went off in Denver and surrounding communities.

READ: Denver-area storms down trees, flood streets

The threat for strong storms will continue into Thursday for parts of the Front Range. A slight risk for storms producing large hail, damaging wind and isolated tornadoes will stretch from Denver into southeast Colorado Thursday afternoon.

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The 9NEWS weather team will continue to update the severe weather forecast online, Facebook and Twitter over the next several days. Help us tell the weather story by emailing us photos at weather@9news.com or tweeting us using the hashtag #9wx.

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