BOSTON – The National Weather Service is forecasting strong to severe thunderstorms for this evening, June 30.
Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms will develop during the afternoon into the evening.
The main threat will be damaging wind gusts, frequent cloud to ground lightning and heavy rainfall.
There could be a few instances of large hail.
Gusts of more than 60 miles per hour are expected, which could cause downed trees and power lines.
The threat for strong to severe storms is possible across the entire region, but the highest risk is across the interior.
The timeframe for severe weather is approximately from 3 to 10 p.m.
Dangerous cloud to ground lightning will be possible with any of the thunderstorms this afternoon into the evening.
Those with outdoor plans should keep an eye to the sky and prepare to seek shelter if threatening weather approaches.