Severe Thunderstorm Watch Saturday Night
The watch is in effect until 11 p.m.
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 11 tonight for Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, western Maine and northeastern Connecticut.
The storms are expected to include strong and damaging winds plus torrential downpours. The storms could also include frequent, vivid lightning.
Those downpours may cause flooding in small streams and poor drainage areas.
By midday on Saturday, a tornado watch had been issued for parts of Connecticut and western Massachusetts.