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      Early morning storm leaves mess in its wake

      Powerful storms rolled across the Upper Peninsula early Monday morning. While heavy rain caused some road flooding, the biggest problem was the wind.

      At the Coaches Trailer Court on US-41 in Ely Township, one tree fell on a pickup truck and another fell onto a mobile home. Property in other parts of the trailer park was also damaged.

      About half a mile down County Road 478, the Wawonowin Country Club had 44 trees down on the course. On the front nine holes, 33 trees are down, with 11 down on the back nine. The course is likely closed for the next couple of days while the grounds crew clears the area. Anyone with a tee time in the next couple of days should call the golf course at (906) 485-1435.

      The ground crew started working around 6 a.m. Monday, three hours after the storm went through. Heather Hakkarinen, a township resident and a grounds crew worker, recalled what she heard early in the morning.

      "I looked out the window, and it looked like a hurricane out there. Trees were just whipping around, things in my yard were going up in the air and everything. It was really crazy," said Hakkarinen.

      More debris could be found scattered across other roadways in the central Upper Peninsula. In the city of Marquette, part of a large tree fell onto Wright Street near Fitch Avenue and narrowly missed a house.

      Motorists should continue to be on alert for downed limbs. There were several reports of power problems which crews responded to as quickly as possible.

      For the latest information on power outages, check this separate story for updates.

      No injuries have been reported at this time. There are more pictures of storm damage on the TV6 and FOX UP Facebook page.