SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
Issue Date: 452 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019
Expiration: 0200 GMT 22 2019
...STRONG TO POSSIBLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
REGION THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY TONIGHT...
A frontal system will approach the region, bringing the threat
for strong thunderstorms this afternoon across north central and
western Massachusetts, then will cross the remainder of the region
through the afternoon into early tonight. Some of these storms
may become severe, with the main threats of strong to damaging
winds as well as heavy rainfall that may produce localized highway
and street flooding. There is also a chance for large hail.
The showers and thunderstorms are expected to arrive at around 1
PM and linger through 10 PM, then should slowly weaken through the
remainder of the night.